In-depth

Complications

Infant jaundice

Infant jaundice, a yellowing of the skin and eyes, is common after birth. Careful monitoring and treatment is important for preventing rare, but serious, complications.

Symptoms

Abdominal pain

Find out what causes different types of abdominal pain.

Coma

Fatigue

Nausea and vomiting

Unexplained weight loss

Urine color

Tests and diagnosis

CT scan

Liver biopsy

MRI

Ultrasound

Treatments and drugs

Liver transplant

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