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

Fatigue

Nausea and vomiting

Tests and diagnosis

CT scan

Genetic testing

Liver biopsy

Liver function tests

MRI

Aug. 03, 2017
References
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