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Information on bili rubin?
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Dr. Bac Nguyen
Family Medicine
In brief: We all have bili
Bilirubin is a by-product of blood cell breakdown which every living-human has.
Small amount is normal, but too much can be toxic to the developing brain. Level of 14 or more in preterm and 17 in fullterm baby is concerning and needs medical attention. Feed the baby--as much as possible, more feeding, faster resolution of jaundice. Consult and follow up with doc..Good luck.

In brief: We all have bili
Bilirubin is a by-product of blood cell breakdown which every living-human has.
Small amount is normal, but too much can be toxic to the developing brain. Level of 14 or more in preterm and 17 in fullterm baby is concerning and needs medical attention. Feed the baby--as much as possible, more feeding, faster resolution of jaundice. Consult and follow up with doc..Good luck.
Dr. Bac Nguyen
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