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what is cholestatic jaundice

A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nikunj Shah
49 years experience Hepatology
Cholestatic Jaundice: cholestasis meansbile from liver is not able to come into intestine and initially you get itching and later on jaundice

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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raja Nandyal
51 years experience Pediatrics
Several: They depend on cause and age of patient. In preterm infants, it is frequently from prolonged use of TPN and late start of feeds. Majority resolve. In ... Read More
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Dr. Stephanie Saxton-daniels
20 years experience Dermatology
Jaundice sign : Jaundice is a sign of internal disease. The yellow color is secondary. You should see a physician for further evaluation promptly.
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
35 years experience Pediatrics
Need more info..: Jaundice is just a symptom with many possible causes...infection, medications, metabolic problems, even cancer. We need more information to advise yo ... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends.: This depends on the cause of the jaundice. In any case you should be seeing your doctor about this. I can bet you should not be drinking alcohol or ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Kira
21 years experience Ophthalmology
It is a symptom: If you catch a disease that affects the liver such as hepatitis which induces jaundice then yes. But the yellowish color is a sign of another underly ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
47 years experience Radiation Oncology
Usually is means ur: Liver is in trouble, either it cannot drain due to obstruction of a duct, or it cannot make the bilirubin pigment enter the cell or be converted to a ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sidney Vinson
27 years experience Gastroenterology
None: The only herbal supplement with any potential benefit is milk thistle. This has been used for years as an herbal liver aid. It has been studied as a p ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mark Gordon
54 years experience Colon and Rectal Surgery
It depends: There are different causes for jaundice. Ask your doctor to provide dietary advice.
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Donald Colantino
61 years experience Internal Medicine
Depends: First and foremost we have to know the cause of the jaundice and whether the disorder is treatable, reversible, benign, malignant, worsening or gradua ... Read More
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A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Andrew Seibert
35 years experience Gastroenterology
Too much bilirubin.: Jaundice is the accumulation in the body of bilirubin. Normally it is excreted by the liver, via the bile. For a lot of different reasons, sometimes t ... Read More

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