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What causes yellowish skin on hands, feet, face?

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Dr. Fawn Winkelman answered

Specializes in Family Medicine

Jaundice is the yellowing of the skin and eyes and forms when there is too much bilirubin, which is a yellow pigment that is formed by the breakdown of dead red blood cells in the liver. Jaundice can indicate a serious problem with the function of your liver, gallbladder, or pancreas.

Answered Apr 18, 2019



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