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Are Yellow Eyes Always A Sign Of Some Liver Problems
Yes if new: Some people have a slightly yellowish tint to the whites of their eyes but this is constant and life long. If you have newly acquired yellowing it is almost always due to liver dysfunction with the accumulation of bilirubin in the tissues including the whites of the eyes. Your gastroenterologist should be consulted as soon as possible. ...Read more
This organ plays a major role in metabolism and has a number of functions in the body, including glycogen storage, decomposition of red blood cells, plasma protein synthesis, hormone production, and detoxification. It lies below the diaphragm in the abdominal-pelvic region of the abdomen. It produces bile, an alkaline compound which aids in digestion via the emulsification of ...Read more
My family say that I shouldn't visit a doctor for mild yellow eyes they believe liver problems have no medication only watching diet. are they right?
No, see doctor: Jaundice and liver irritation can be caused by many things including medications and very serious liver infections. You need to see a physician to get a correct diagnosis and possible treatment. Minocycline can cause liver irritation and if you are taking this regularly you would need to discontinue it and see your physician, ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Bilrubin total 2.6- conjugated 1.1 and un-conjugated 1.5......Only yellow eyes but no other issues. Same report of liver since most of years.What to d?
I have yellow rings around my mouth and hands/feet are yellow (eyes aren't and liver enzymes normal) what could this be?
My family member lives in Africa and she has had yellow eyes for a long time could liver dis. Or jaundice be a possibility. Any eye drop recommended?
I've had yellow eyes for some months recently my doctor has prescribed Azithromycin for sore throat. does it irritate my liver?
Many, such as TTP.: There are many causes for both kidney problems and for jaundice, which appears as yellowing of the eyes. One more rare entity that can cause both is a condition called thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura, or ttp. Here, jaundice is caused by the destruction of red blood cells, and often occurs with kidney dysfunction. A more severe form is called hemolytic-uremic syndrome. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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