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If someone has been an alcoholic for 28 years, and their eyes are pale yellow, could this be jaundice?
12 doctors weighed in

Dr. Kevin Passer
Pediatrics - Psychiatry
6 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
It is also called yellow jaundice and shows up as yellow color in the whites of the eyes.

In brief: Yes
It is also called yellow jaundice and shows up as yellow color in the whites of the eyes.
Dr. Kevin Passer
Dr. Kevin Passer
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Dr. Beth Friedland
Ophthalmology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Jaundice
Yellow eyes, or jaundice, is caused by elevated levels of liver breakdown products in the blood.
This is a serious condition and often means liver disease in somneone with alcohol damaged liver.

In brief: Jaundice
Yellow eyes, or jaundice, is caused by elevated levels of liver breakdown products in the blood.
This is a serious condition and often means liver disease in somneone with alcohol damaged liver.
Dr. Beth Friedland
Dr. Beth Friedland
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Dr. Jamie Berkes
Internal Medicine - Hepatology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Would recommend seeking medical care immediately for evaluation.

In brief: Yes
Would recommend seeking medical care immediately for evaluation.
Dr. Jamie Berkes
Dr. Jamie Berkes
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Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
It should be evaluated by a physician.

In brief: Yes
It should be evaluated by a physician.
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
Dr. Vijay Laxmi Misra
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