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vinaya
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Post by vinaya » Fri Oct 28, 2005 3:19 pm

i heard that we have light yellow coloured eyes during jaundice.why.... :?:

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Post by canalon » Fri Oct 28, 2005 3:31 pm

High billirubine in blood due to liver damage, I think
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Post by vinaya » Sat Oct 29, 2005 3:03 am

what's billirubine :?: :?: :oops: :oops:

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Post by iri_black » Sat Oct 29, 2005 6:25 am

Bilirubine is formed by degradation of the haemoglobin, when rbcs die.
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Post by iri_black » Mon Oct 31, 2005 6:55 am

If you need more info on that, try google or wikipedia, I'm sure that can help.
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Post by siya » Thu Nov 03, 2005 3:55 am

canalon is correct high bilirubin content in blood due ti liver dysfunction gives yellowish tinge to eyes.
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