- abnormally high amounts of bile pigment (bilirubin) in the blood
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of bilirubin in the blood.
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a condition in which there is too much bilirubin, a substance produced when red blood cells are broken down; can lead to jaundice
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Hyperbilirubinemia: An elevated level of the pigment bilirubin in the blood. A sufficient elevation will produce jaundice. Some degree of hyperbilirubinemia is very common in babies right after birth, especially premies.
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(hi″pәr-bil″ĭ-roo″bĭ-ne´me-ә) an excess of bilirubin in the blood, occurring as a result of liver or biliary tract dysfunction or with excessive destruction of red blood cells. It is classified as conjugated or unconjugated, according to the type of bilirubin present. Jaundice is ...
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(from the article `blood group`) ...with antigen-negative red cells. Even total exchange transfusion may be necessary. In some cases, transfusions may be given while the fetus is ...
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hyperbilirubinemia An abnormally high level of bilirubin in the blood, manifested by jaundice, anorexia, and malaise, occurring in association with liver disease and certain hemolytic anemias. A sufficient elevation will produce jaundice. Some degree of hyperbilirubinemia is very common in babies right after birth, especially premies.
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Yellow colroing of the skin and sclera in the eyes that is a result of elevated levels of bilirubin in the blood. Infants with hyperbilirubinemia are treated with colored lights called phototherapy. Synonym(s): Jaundice Narrower term(s): Kernicterus Broader term(s): Bilirubin
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Type: Term Pronunciation: hī′pĕr-bil′i-rū-bi-nē′mē-ă Definitions: 1. An abnormally high level of bilirubin in the circulating blood, resulting in clinically apparent icterus or jaundice when the concentration is sufficient.
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Higher-than-normal amount of bilirubin in the blood. Bilirubin is a substance formed when red blood cells break down.
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an excess level of bilirubin in the blood, characterized by jaundice, pale-colored stools, and dark urine.
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