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A week ago my jaundice was 4.0 can I eat meat noodles milk tea picles?

A week ago my jaundice was 4.0 can I eat meat noodles milk tea picles?

4.0?: Please explain exactly what was measured at 4.0?
It makes a difference if it was bilirubin or a liver enzyme level.
What was the cause of your jaundice as this will also determine what you are able to eat ...Read more

Jaundice (Definition)

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 the bilirubin can accumulate. The most common reasons are a problem with the liver or the bile duct. This can make the skin and/or the whites of the eyes turn yellow. If this occurs, see your ...Read more


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Is bread good to eat during jaundice?

Is bread good to eat during jaundice?

See physician: Jaundice (abnormal yellow of skin or white of eyes) is not normal and can indicate underlying disease for a variety of disorders. Dietary modification not recommended until underlying cause of jaundice is determined. It is strongly advised that you be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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Can I eat bread and jam during jaundice?

Can I eat bread and jam during jaundice?

Bread and jam ok: Bread and jam are okay to eat but jaundice is a sign of liver problems so please seek a doctor if this is new for you ...Read more

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Are there steps to take to avoid jaundice during pregnancy?

Are there steps to take to avoid jaundice during pregnancy?

Depends on cause: It is not normal for a mother to develop jaundice during pregnancy. Causes include: reactivation or exacerbation of a viral hepatitis carrier state, gallstones, autoimmune hepatitis or more seriously, pre-eclamptic liver disease and hellp syndrome. In some cases, this may be a relatively benign form of jaundice, called intrahepatic cholestasis of pregnancy. Thus the cause must be determined. ...Read more

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My child age 14 years she is suffering from jaundice and typhoid please suggest some food during illness?

My child age 14 years she is suffering from jaundice and typhoid please suggest some food during illness?

See below: I would prescribe a high calorie high protein diet!
energy and protein needs are increased due to the fever (typhoid) and low intake. Meals should be small and given at frequent interval, instead of a few large meals a day. Intake of oral fluids and salts should be sufficient to cover up the loss. A bland, soft (for easier digestion and absorption) may help. ...Read more

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What is a good treatment for an adult having bilirubin level 24 due to alcoholic jaundice?

What is a good treatment for an adult having bilirubin level 24 due to alcoholic jaundice?

Medical first: Recommend detoxification & stabilization of your medical condition. Do you have an addiction medicine specialist treating you? Alcoholics anonymous is a 12 step program that is the back bone for sobriety programs for most. Inpatient rehabiltation programs can be very beneficial. ...Read more

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Why is it that urobilinogens increase in urine during hemolytic jaundice?

Why is it that urobilinogens increase in urine during hemolytic jaundice?

More bilirubin: As more red cells are destroyed (and thus more are made), more bilirubin cycles between the liver and the large intestine, which returns some as urobilinogen. A little of the latter makes it through the kidney instead, where it's lost as urobilinogen. ...Read more

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Does jaundice only itch if it happens during pregnancy, or do all jaundiced people itch?

Does jaundice only itch if it happens during pregnancy, or do all jaundiced people itch?

No: Any form of cholestatic disease (impaired of bile flow) can cause itching. In pregnancy, the most common cause is a condition known as cholestasis of pregnancy. In this disease the itching is thought to be due to elevated bile salt as a result of the hormonal changes that occur during pregnancy. Other more serious conditions include hellp syndrome and actute fatty libber of pregnancy. ...Read more

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Is Hepatitis B treatable during pregnancy? Does it go away on its own? What is the difference between Hepatitis B and jaundice?

Is Hepatitis B treatable during pregnancy? Does it go away on its own? What is the difference between Hepatitis B and jaundice?

Treatable: Hepatitis B is treatable and can go away on it's own. However, it is serious, can be transmitted to the baby, and can cause liver damage and increase the risk of liver cancer.A gastroenterologist and a maternal fetal medicine specialist should be helping to manage the hepatitis and the pregnancy.Hepatitis is one of the causes of jaundice which is the yellow color to skin and eyes due to high bilirubin ...Read more

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Hello I got a babygirl on monday and she has jaundice (level 18). Also my wife has not enough milk to breastfeed, so I bought oat bran. Is this good?

Hello I got a babygirl on monday and she has jaundice (level 18). Also my wife has not enough milk to breastfeed, so I bought oat bran. Is this good?

Yes, also try...: As my colleagues advise, light therapy is advisable for your baby- it's safe ; effective.
It's not unusual for there to be not a lot of breastmilk just 2 days after birth- it can take time to kick in. Oatmeal/oatbran often helps, but there are many other herbs/foods that can help- see see http://bit. Ly/1gzvp0e ; http://bit. Ly/1reclaw
a lactation consultant can help to optimize nursing technique. ...Read more

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Good morning doctor, I am really very disturbed with jaundice and typhoid, I have continue jaundice from last 4-5 years. It is not go to up and nor do?

Good morning doctor, I am really very disturbed with jaundice and typhoid, I have continue jaundice from last 4-5 years. It is not go to up and nor do?

See. Physician: High fever and jaundice are signs of a serous condition affecting your liver. You need to see a doctor as soon as possible. ...Read more

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What are the possible reasons my 5 days old newborn has high fever during developing jaundice?

What are the possible reasons my 5 days old newborn has high fever during developing jaundice?

Needs evaluation: Any fever in a 5 day old should be evaluated at a hospital. Germs acquired in the birthing process like group b strep can quickly spread and become life threatening. Go immediately to a facility where this can be evaluated and treated. ...Read more

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I have (inflammation on the liver)hepatitis a and jaundice been 4 weeks, feeling good now, can I take milk thistle tablets read online it's good for u.

Hepatitis A: Hepatitis a is usually a self limited disease. Avoid alcohol and tylenol (acetaminophen)...Make sure no other form of hepatitis is there. Make sure the liver enzymes, a blood test are trending down too....Close follow up with a primary care physician should be sought. ...Read more

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Mother has type a+ blood, baby had type o+ blood... Blood mixed during birth. Can this result in ABO incompatibility? Baby didn't have any jaundice.

Mother has type a+ blood, baby had type o+ blood... Blood mixed during birth. Can this result in ABO incompatibility? Baby didn't have any jaundice.

Unlikely: They are both positive. The. Positive represents a protein on the blood cell, thus the mother will not have an allergic reaction to that part, the rh factor protein part. There is a chance for allergies to other parts of the cell making something anti, just not anti -rh. Usually doesn't and not a big deal generally. It is mostly in moms with an rh neg cell that gets infused with rh pos blood. ...Read more

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I have fatty liver, jaundice but my liver biopsy is good and CT scan. No cirrhosis please help what do you think is it?

I have fatty liver, jaundice but my liver biopsy is good and CT scan. No cirrhosis please help what do you think is it?

Liver inflammation: Liver inflammation from fatty deposits, alcohol damage or NASH is non alcoholic steatohepatitis. If you do drink you should stop immediately. Jaundice indicates liver damage. Even though you biopsy is normal now, you should avoid all potentially hepatotoxic substances to prevent further damage. ...Read more

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Pain in upper left abdomen under rib and back pain same area blood test came back good for pancreas could it be cancer no jaundice.

Pain in upper left abdomen under rib and back pain same area blood test came back good for pancreas could it be cancer no jaundice.

Need more info: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Talk to the doctor who ordered the tests. Having said that, It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without taking additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It would be prudent to see your doctor and discuss if you may be depressed. Counter-intuitive as it may seem, exercise may help. Start with low intensity exercise such as walking and gradually increase the intensity at tolerated. ...Read more

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What are the chances a path report from a "brushing" of a liver bile duct during ercp is incorrect in a cancer dx? 87yo. Severe jaundice- no pain?

What are the chances a path report from a "brushing" of a liver bile duct during ercp is incorrect in a cancer dx? 87yo. Severe jaundice- no pain?

Slight chance: Pathologists are experts for diagnosing cancer from a single cell, in order to do that must get an intact undamaged cell, must preserve it, properly store & label it and send to cyto-pathology lab, even in presence of ca brush may miss it, all of the above can happen then will false negative results, 85 - 90 % time will not happen, will have correct diagnosis, good luck to your dad. ...Read more

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Easy bruising yellow skin vomiting, burping, tender abdomen, abdominal pain upper and lower nausea dizziness hiccups and itchy skin. Not feeling good

Easy bruising yellow skin vomiting, burping, tender abdomen, abdominal pain upper and lower nausea dizziness hiccups and itchy skin. Not feeling good

Get seen now!: Yellow skin is a sign of jaundice due to liver failure. The cause may be obstruction of the bile duct by gallstones, hepatitis, or other diseases, all of which are serious if they cause jaundice. Many of these are treatable, so get seen now and find out what is going on. ...Read more

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What should one avoid when jaundice?

What should one avoid when jaundice?

Depends: The cause of jaundice is very variable. More details needed to answer this question. Jaundice by itself means yellow skin coloring from liver secretions but there are dozens of possible causes. ...Read more

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How can I purge jaundice from my body?

How can I purge jaundice from my body?

Find the cause: Jaundice is due to accumulation of bilirubin that turns the skin/ conjunctiva yellow, it can be due to excessive breakdown of red blood cells (sickle cell anemia), liver disease, blockage of the bile ducts, pancreatic disease, gall bladder disease etc..., treating the cause will lower the excess bilirubin. ...Read more

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What is jaundice? How do they treat it?

What is jaundice? How do they treat it?

Yellow skin & eyes: Jaundice refers to yellowing of skin & eyes from excess bilirubin, a breakdown product of red blood cells. Check out http://www. Webmd. Com/children/digestive-diseases-jaundice & http://www. Emedicinehealth. Com/jaundice/article_em. Htm for more info. Treatment depends upon cause. ...Read more

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What can be done for someone with jaundice?

Jaundice: You need to find cause of jaundice and see physician ...Read more

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What are the do's and do not's while affected by jaundice?

What are the do's and do not's while affected by jaundice?

Excellent question: Thanks for asking. This is a great question for our hepatologists and gastroenterologists so I will share it with them. In the meantime, eat healthy, avoiding alcohol and excess protein. Please add in comments the cause of jaundice if you are willing to do so. That will help us get a more comprehensive answer for you. ...Read more

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What are the causes of jaundice and what does it look like?

What are the causes of jaundice and what does it look like?

Legion: Causes of jaundice are manifold. Infection like hepattiis. Obstruction of the bile ducts by stones, or tumor. ...Read more

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Is gym with jaundice is troublesome to body??? please assit

Is gym with jaundice is troublesome to body??? please assit

Jaundice: Depends why you have the jaundice. If it is due to bilirubin clearing problem (Gilbert's) should not be a problem. If it Is due to ongoing liver disease, should discuss with your healthcare provider. ...Read more

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Duration of jaundice and my jaundice level is 8.5 so what should I do plz hlep?

Duration of jaundice and my jaundice level is 8.5 so what should I do plz hlep?

Jaundiced?: New or recurrent jaundice? Known liver problem, bile duct/gallbladder problem, or pancreatic disease? This can be a minor problem (gilbert's) but a bilirubiin of 8.5 may be quite serious, may worsen, & deserves urgent physical examination & lab testing. Please get checked NOW. ...Read more

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Jaundice (Definition)

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 the bilirubin can accumulate. The most common reasons are a problem with the liver or the bile duct. This can make the skin and/or the whites of the eyes turn yellow. If this occurs, see your ...Read more


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Yellow Skin (Definition)

Jaundice = yellowing of skin & eyes due ...Read more