hyperbilirubinemia

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Noun1.hyperbilirubinemia - abnormally high amounts of bile pigment (bilirubin) in the blood
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
hyperbilirubinemia of the newborn, neonatal hyperbilirubinemia - a common disorder that is usually due to immaturity of the liver; usually subsides spontaneously
icterus, jaundice - yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes caused by an accumulation of bile pigment (bilirubin) in the blood; can be a symptom of gallstones or liver infection or anemia
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hy·per·bil·i·ru·bi·ne·mi·a

n. hiperbilirrubinemia, exceso de bilirrubina en la sangre.
References in periodicals archive ?
Clinical practice guideline: management of hyperbilirubinemia in the newborn infant 35 or more weeks of gestation.
He has also served as Chair of AAP's Sub- Committee on Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia and was responsible for drafting the 2004 Guidelines on the Management of Hyperbilirubinemia in the Newborn.