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Can you tell me if jaundice is an infectious or non-infectious disease?

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Dr. Jay Park
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In brief: Neither

Jaundice (yellow staining of skin or sclera or both) results from excessive amount of bilirubin in blood.
This condition results either from excessive production of bilirubin, e.g., hemolytic diseases, or from inadequate excretion of same as in hepatitis

In brief: Neither

Jaundice (yellow staining of skin or sclera or both) results from excessive amount of bilirubin in blood.
This condition results either from excessive production of bilirubin, e.g., hemolytic diseases, or from inadequate excretion of same as in hepatitis
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