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Why does right heart failure cause jaundice?

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Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
Obstetrics & Gynecology - Maternal Fetal Medicine

In brief: Liver edema.

Liver edema and hypoxia (less oxygenated blood gets to the lover cells) can lead to jaundice.

In brief: Liver edema.

Liver edema and hypoxia (less oxygenated blood gets to the lover cells) can lead to jaundice.
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