neonatal hyperbilirubinemia


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Noun1.neonatal hyperbilirubinemia - a common disorder that is usually due to immaturity of the liver; usually subsides spontaneously
hyperbilirubinemia - abnormally high amounts of bile pigment (bilirubin) in the blood
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A total of 59 patients had babies with neonatal hyperbilirubinemia after exclusion of Rh incompatibility.
Rapid access to these measurements may allow clinicians to treat severe neonatal hyperbilirubinemia faster and more effectively, thereby preventing irreversible neurological damage.
Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia and Rhesus disease of the newborn: Incidenceand impairment estimates for 2010 at regional and global levels.
Intermittent versus continuous phototherapy for reducing neonatal hyperbilirubinemia.
Clinical presentations include acute hemolytic anemia, chronic hemolytic anemia, neonatal hyperbilirubinemia, and an absence of clinical symptoms.
Reasons include early discharge of neonates without predischarge screening, lack of knowledge regarding neonatal hyperbilirubinemia among both health workers and caregivers, inadequate follow-up, and an increase in breastfeeding rates without adequate support [7].
Additionally, the need for resuscitation and incidence of neonatal respiratory distress, neonatal hypoglycemia, Apgar scores, and neonatal hyperbilirubinemia were not significantly different between the two groups.
Neonatal hyperbilirubinemia with mild to moderate elevation of serum bilirubin levels is generally considered to be an innocuous state.
Conclusion: Frequency of G6PD defffiency is higher in neonatal hyperbilirubinemia.

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