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Jaundice, also known as icterus (attributive adjective: icteric), is a yellowish discoloration of the skin, the conjunctival membranes over the sclerae (whites of the eyes), and other mucous membranes caused by hyperbilirubinemia (increased levels of bilirubin in the blood).
NCCN publishes new guidelines for managing patients with Graft-Versus-Host Disease

NCCN publishes new guidelines for managing patients with Graft-Versus-Host Disease

Engineering hairy cellulose nanocrystals to capture chemotherapy drugs

Engineering hairy cellulose nanocrystals to capture chemotherapy drugs

WHO supports Nigeria in responding to the yellow fever outbreak amidst a global pandemic

WHO supports Nigeria in responding to the yellow fever outbreak amidst a global pandemic

New imaging software can accurately diagnose jaundice in the blink of an eye

New imaging software can accurately diagnose jaundice in the blink of an eye

Researchers identify new symptoms associated with pancreatic cancer

Researchers identify new symptoms associated with pancreatic cancer

Neonatal outcomes of preterm infants born during COVID lockdowns in Melbourne, Australia

Neonatal outcomes of preterm infants born during COVID lockdowns in Melbourne, Australia

Should pregnant women be vaccinated against COVID-19?

Should pregnant women be vaccinated against COVID-19?

Quick, inexpensive leptospirosis test strip kit to help lower death and disability risk

Quick, inexpensive leptospirosis test strip kit to help lower death and disability risk

Preliminary results of AAV-mediated gene therapy for Crigler Najjar syndrome

Preliminary results of AAV-mediated gene therapy for Crigler Najjar syndrome

Researchers develop proof-of-concept treatment for blood disorders

Researchers develop proof-of-concept treatment for blood disorders

COVID-19 in pregnancy does not significantly increase respiratory illness in newborns, says study

COVID-19 in pregnancy does not significantly increase respiratory illness in newborns, says study

Researchers develop first wearable device to precisely monitor jaundice in newborns

Researchers develop first wearable device to precisely monitor jaundice in newborns

Cissampelos pareira L. extracts demonstrate anti-SARS-CoV-2 activity in vitro

Cissampelos pareira L. extracts demonstrate anti-SARS-CoV-2 activity in vitro

Pandemic-fueled alcohol abuse creates wave of hospitalizations for liver disease

Pandemic-fueled alcohol abuse creates wave of hospitalizations for liver disease

Study: Vast majority of U.S. infants may be suffering from gut microbiome deficiency

Study: Vast majority of U.S. infants may be suffering from gut microbiome deficiency

Scientists uncover elusive mechanism behind the most severe cases of blood disorder

Scientists uncover elusive mechanism behind the most severe cases of blood disorder

NMR-based diagnostic tool could be used to detect fatty liver disease or liver fibrosis

NMR-based diagnostic tool could be used to detect fatty liver disease or liver fibrosis

Study could pave the way for potential urine test to diagnose liver fibrosis

Study could pave the way for potential urine test to diagnose liver fibrosis

Nigeria safely relaunches accelerated yellow fever vaccination campaigns

Nigeria safely relaunches accelerated yellow fever vaccination campaigns

Study analyzes link between maternal insecticide use during pregnancy and neonatal jaundice

Study analyzes link between maternal insecticide use during pregnancy and neonatal jaundice