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What Is The Diet Recommended For Jaundice Patients
None: There is no particular diet that will help patients with jaundice. It is important to see a doctor and get the diagnosis of the underlying cause of the jaundice, so that it can be treated appropriately. Jaundice can be caused by liver disease, bile duct disease, pancreatic disease, or diseases of the blood. It can be benign or caused by cancer. Jaundice should never by ignored. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
refers to all the physical matter humans (like all living creatures) must take in on a recurring basis; only partially for energy. Like all life on planet humans are open systems which keep tearing down their structure & require intake of atoms/molecules from which to rebuild their structure. Intestinal lining cells replaced ~every 3 days. CaPO4 in bones ~every 6 years, ...Read more
Jaundice & modafinil: Would a doc prescribe modafinil (a med used to promote wakefulness) to a patient with jaundice? There is a caution on prescribing modafinil to patients with liver disease (as the med is primarily metabolized via the liver). Essentially, however, this is a clinical decision that ur doc will make based on the cause of jaundice & severity of liver dz. modafinil shu b avoided in Pts w hx of addiction. ...Read more
I am a jaundice patient and hvng loose motion since morning. Tell me what to do? Age 26 years, female
Today I saw a patient with jaundice she developed it only one day after blood transfusion so what are the causes ? Could it be haemolysis? ?
Probably: Most likely this is indeed hemolysis. It's usually but not always possible to pick up sensitivity to donor blood by a recipient; the Kidd blood group antibodies are expecially treacherous here. There are a variety of other causes of jaundice, including liver disease and bile duct obstruction. Blood transfusion saves many lives but the risks must always be weighed against benefits. ...Read more
Liver cancer patient now has high levels of Bilirubin resulting in Jaundice. Is there a way to bring down bilirubin levels by medication ?
Why does a patient having hepatic jaundice would pass clay colored stools when his urine is dark colored and his body produces urobilinogen?
Bilirubin: Bilirubin is a yellow breakdown of hemoglobin from old red blood cells. It is cleared normally from the body by the liver and is passed in the bile to help digest fats; it gives stool a brown color. When the liver can't clear bilirubin, it builds up in the body and the skin turns yellow (jaundiced). Elevated levels are excreted in the urine (urobilinogen=brown urine) while stool turns clay color. ...Read more
Can anything be done to cure advance liver cancer patient after jaundice and ascites sets in.Tumor is large(NV upto 15-16 cm) & liver size is 21 cm.
Treatment: The treatment for this depends on the type of cancer (hepatoblastoma and hepatocarcinoma are most common) and whether or not the tumor has spread (metastasized) to other areas. Late stage disease is usually not curable, but there may be treatment to reduce the size of the tumor and control symptoms for some time. This is best cared for by a pediatric oncologist. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is jaundice, nausea, lack of appetite are very bad signs for an advaced stage liver cancer patient ?
Liver cancer patient has jaundice, lack of appetite, nausea but still gained about 2 kg in 10 days. What could be the reason?
I'm 29yrs old and suffering from typhoid
And jaundice 1.3
Please recommend what diet should I take
Coz im foodie
Typhoid: You should be under the care of an infectious disease specialist who knows the extent of your liver derangement. He/she can advise you about your diet and may refer you to a dietician at your local hospital for dietary and calorie intake advice. Also what should be avoided such as alcoholic beverages and certain over the counter medications ...Read more
Jaundice adult: talk to her heptologistGet a more detailed answer ›
Jaundiced?: New or recurrent jaundice? Known liver problem, bile duct/gallbladder problem, or pancreatic disease? This can be a minor problem (gilbert's) or quite serious, may worsen, ; deserves urgent physical examination ; lab testing. Please get checked, ; in the meantime absolutely no alcohol intake please. ...Read more
My wife is 28 week pregnant and she is having jaundice since 10 days. Is this normal or it can effect my unbourn baby? What diet she has to take?
Im suffering from jaundice. Bilubirin in my blood is 6.81 mg/dl . Is it very much ? Please advice me cure and diet and total time period. Thanks
Hyperbilirubinemia: Yes, presumably total (direct + indirect) bilirubin has an upper limit of 1mg/dl depending upon lab. If there's enough bilirubin in blood to make skin & eyes yellow, then it's pretty high. Best to see physician who ordered test b/c more tests are necessary to determine cause of high bilirubin eg blockage, infection, etc. Check out https://en.Wikipedia.Org/wiki/jaundice for more info. ...Read more
Hi doctor i got jaundice recently and im taking tablets. Im eating food without oil. Please suggest me diet to be followed.
See doc.: There can be no recommendation until one knows why you have jaundice. Jaundice is a symptom of an underlying disorder which can be anything from minor inconvenience to life threatening. Not sure what tablets you are taking, but they could be part of the problem. You should see doc. ...Read more
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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