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Jaundice of the newborn

Jaundice of the newborn --> icterus neonatorum

icterus which can be accentuated by many factors including excessive haemolysis, sepsis, neonatal hepatitis or congenital atresia of the biliary system.

Synonym: physiologic icterus, jaundice of the newborn, neonatal jaundice, physiologic jaundice.


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erythroblastosis fetalis

I'll change it back then. lol. Who coined the term "Erythroblastosis Fetalis"? ... fetalis, or hemolytic disease of the newborn, affected between 0.5% and 1.0% of fetuses and ... icterus gravis familiaris, a severe neonatal jaundice that often affected subsequent infants; and ...

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by Dr.Stein
Tue Jul 26, 2005 11:50 am
 
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: erythroblastosis fetalis
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