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Is jaundice communicable disease?

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Dr. Jason Hemming
Gastroenterology 17 years experience
Not exactly: Some communical disease such as hepatitis may ause jaundice , but jaundice itself is not communicable.

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A 48-year-old member asked:

Is jaundice communicable?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
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It depends: It depends on the cause of the jaundice. For example, viral hepatitis is communicable while alcoholic hepatitis is not.

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