Jaundice of the newborn

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

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.