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Classification of Jaundice

Clinical classification of different types of Jaundice and common examples + congenital disorders added  
Johnny Zhang
2 months ago
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A link between asthenia, pallor, and jaundice

A 45 year old white man presented to the emergency department with progressively worsening weakness and chest discomfort on moderate intensity physical activity over the past two months. He also reported paleness and “yellowish eyes” in the past month. He had a history of anxiety, treated with alprazolam as needed.  
feeds.bmj.com
about 4 years ago
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A link between asthenia, pallor, and jaundice

A 45 year old white man presented to the emergency department with progressively worsening weakness and chest discomfort on moderate intensity physical activity over the past two months. He also reported paleness and “yellowish eyes” in the past month. He had a history of anxiety, treated with alprazolam as needed.  
feeds.bmj.com
about 4 years ago
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A link between asthenia, pallor, and jaundice

A 45 year old white man presented to the emergency department with progressively worsening weakness and chest discomfort on moderate intensity physical activity over the past two months. He also reported paleness and “yellowish eyes” in the past month. He had a history of anxiety, treated with alprazolam as needed.  
feeds.bmj.com
about 4 years ago
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Jaundice - definition & pathology

What is jaundice? Well, jaundice is a condition where the skin and eyes take on a yellowish color due to increased levels of bilirubin in the bloodstream. Bi...  
youtube.com
over 4 years ago
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Lab Case 92 – Interpretation

Patient has features of Reynold’s pentad – Fever, Jaundice, abdominal pain, hypotension and confusion (Charcot’s triad – fever, abdominal pain and jaundice)  
emergucate.com
over 4 years ago
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Decompensated alcohol related liver disease: acute management

Decompensated alcohol related liver disease (ARLD) occurs when there is a deterioration in liver function in a patient with cirrhosis, which presents with jaundice, coagulopathy, ascites, and hepatic encephalopathy  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago
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Decompensated alcohol related liver disease: acute management

Decompensated alcohol related liver disease (ARLD) occurs when there is a deterioration in liver function in a patient with cirrhosis, which presents with jaundice, coagulopathy, ascites, and hepatic encephalopathy  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago
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Decompensated alcohol related liver disease: acute management

Decompensated alcohol related liver disease (ARLD) occurs when there is a deterioration in liver function in a patient with cirrhosis, which presents with jaundice, coagulopathy, ascites, and hepatic encephalopathy  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago
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Decompensated alcohol related liver disease: acute management

Decompensated alcohol related liver disease (ARLD) occurs when there is a deterioration in liver function in a patient with cirrhosis, which presents with jaundice, coagulopathy, ascites, and hepatic encephalopathy  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago
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Decompensated alcohol related liver disease: acute management

Decompensated alcohol related liver disease (ARLD) occurs when there is a deterioration in liver function in a patient with cirrhosis, which presents with jaundice, coagulopathy, ascites, and hepatic encephalopathy  
feeds.bmj.com
over 4 years ago
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Jaundice in newborn babies under 28 days | Guidance and guidelines | NICE

Following the recent surveillance review decision, this guideline will be updated using the Standing Committee for Updates via the Clinical Guidelines Update Team. Details of the update will be available on the guidelines in development webpage in due course.  
nice.org.uk
almost 5 years ago
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Filtered Sunlight Effective Against Jaundice in Neonates

Babies held under light-filtering canopies did as well as those who received conventional phototherapy in a randomized controlled trial in Nigeria.  
medscape.com
almost 5 years ago
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Interventions for dialysis patients with hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection | Cochrane

Hepatitis C is a disease of the liver caused by the hepatitis C virus (HCV) which spreads from person to person through blood contact which is a result of sharing drug needles, and other items contaminated with blood. This virus remains in the body for a long time and can affect the liver causing its slow destruction or cirrhosis and liver cancer. Infected people may have weakness, nausea, jaundice and lose weight. On blood tests they may have increase in liver enzymes and bilirubin.  
cochrane.org
almost 5 years ago
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Lab Case 66 – Interpretation

1.ALP and GGT elevated > ALT, elevated bilirubin suggesting obstructive liver enzyme picture with mild biochemical jaundice and transaminitis  
emergucate.com
about 5 years ago
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Oral zinc for the prevention of hyperbilirubinaemia in neonates | Cochrane

In newborn infants less than one week old, does oral zinc salt supplementation compared to placebo or no treatment decrease the incidence of hyperbilirubinaemia (jaundice)?  
cochrane.org
about 5 years ago
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burning-up

62 y/o M PMH of hep C cirrhosis, HTN, and anemia presents with fever to 101.6 and diffuse abdominal pain. Your patient has jaundice and abdominal distension and tenderness with shifting fluid wave. You work him up with labs, including a tap to rule out SBP. Can you safely use tylenol to control his fever?  
sinaiem.org
about 5 years ago
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Obstructive jaundice and pancreatic disease

A 72 year old man was admitted under the surgical team with a short history of upper abdominal pain associated with vomiting, pruritis, pale stools, and dark urine. Four days earlier he had presented to his general practitioner with a four week history of polydipsia and polyuria. His fasting blood glucose concentration was raised. He was clinically diagnosed with new onset type 2 diabetes and given dietary advice. He drank alcohol occasionally and was a smoker with a history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and cystectomy for transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder 10 years previously.  
feeds.bmj.com
over 5 years ago
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Obstructive jaundice and pancreatic disease

A 72 year old man was admitted under the surgical team with a short history of upper abdominal pain associated with vomiting, pruritis, pale stools, and dark urine. Four days earlier he had presented to his general practitioner with a four week history of polydipsia and polyuria. His fasting blood glucose concentration was raised. He was clinically diagnosed with new onset type 2 diabetes and given dietary advice. He drank alcohol occasionally and was a smoker with a history of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and cystectomy for transitional cell carcinoma of the bladder 10 years previously.  
bmj.com
over 5 years ago
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Cirrhosis - Physical Findings

A review of the physical exam findings of cirrhosis, including ascites, edema, jaundice, caput medusae, asterixis, hypotension, palmar errythema, gynecomasti...  
YouTube
over 5 years ago