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Does jaundice only affect the outer layer of skin or is it all layers? also where does it start?

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Dr. A. tarig Ahmed
Internal Medicine 16 years experience
Jaundice: Jaundice is caused by deposition of bilirubin. In the skin, when it deposits in the outer layers. You can also see it in the eyes.

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