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What are the tests for neonatal jaundice?

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Dr. Barry Bergman
Pediatrics
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In brief: Bilirubin

Jaundice is caused by an excess of bilirubin in the blood.
Blood can be tested to see how high the bilirubin is. Blood type is important as is the hemoglobin and hematocrit.

In brief: Bilirubin

Jaundice is caused by an excess of bilirubin in the blood.
Blood can be tested to see how high the bilirubin is. Blood type is important as is the hemoglobin and hematocrit.
Dr. Barry Bergman
Dr. Barry Bergman
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