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Disease Hyperbilirubinemia, Neonatal

Name Hyperbilirubinemia, Neonatal
Synonyms Direct Hyperbilirubinemia, Neonatal | During Infancies, Hyperbilirubinemia | Hyperbilirubinemia During Infancy | Hyperbilirubinemia, Neonatal Direct | Hyperbilirubinemia, Neonatal Indirect | Indirect Hyperbilirubinemia, Neonatal | Infancy, Hyperbilirubinemia During | Neonatal Direct Hyperbilirubinemia | Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia | Neonatal Indirect Hyperbilirubinemia
Definition Accumulation of BILIRUBIN, a breakdown product of HEME PROTEINS, in the BLOOD during the first weeks of life. This may lead to NEONATAL JAUNDICE. The excess bilirubin may exist in the unconjugated (indirect) or the conjugated (direct) form. The condition may be self-limiting (PHYSIOLOGICAL NEONATAL JAUNDICE) or pathological with toxic levels of bilirubin.
Categories Infant-newborn disease | Pathology (process)
MeSH® ID D051556

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1. DiseasesCongenital, Hereditary, and Neonatal Diseases and Abnormalities Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Infant, Newborn, Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hyperbilirubinemia, Neonatal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
2. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pathologic Processes Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hyperbilirubinemia Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hyperbilirubinemia, Neonatal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references

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Hyperbilirubinemia, Neonatal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references
  Hyperbilirubinemia, Transient Familial Neonatal Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
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