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Neonatal jaundice

Neonatal jaundice: Introduction

Neonatal jaundice: A yellow discolouration of the skin which sometimes occurs in newborns. See detailed information below for a list of 65 causes of Neonatal jaundice, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Neonatal jaundice:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Neonatal jaundice. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Neonatal jaundice: Symptom Checker

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Neonatal jaundice Treatments

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Neonatal jaundice: Comorbid Symptoms

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Neonatal jaundice

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Neonatal jaundice: Deaths

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Misdiagnosis and Neonatal jaundice

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Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test more »

Chronic liver disease often undiagnosed: One study reported that 50% of patients with a chronic liver disease remain undiagnosed by their primary physician. The reasons are multifactorial. Possible conditions include chronic hepatitis, more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children. See more »

Undiagnosed celiac disease in pregnancy harms fetus: The failure to diagnose the common but less known digestive disease celiac disease (see symptoms of celiac disease) is linked to adverse fetal outcomes. See misdiagnosis of celiac more »

Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status can affect her level of fertility. Although obesity or overweight can in themselves reduce fertility, there are other more »

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Neonatal jaundice: Related Rare Diseases

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Neonatal jaundice: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Causes of Neonatal jaundice listed in Disease Database:

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Detailed list of causes of Neonatal jaundice

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How Common are these Causes of Neonatal jaundice?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Neonatal jaundice. Of the 65 causes of Neonatal jaundice that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 1 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 3 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 6 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 55 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Neonatal jaundice:

The following list of conditions have 'Neonatal jaundice' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Conditions listing medical complications: Neonatal jaundice:

The following list of medical conditions have Neonatal jaundice or similar listed as a medical complication in our database. The distinction between a symptom and complication is not always clear, and conditions mentioning this symptom as a complication may also be relevant. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.




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Causes of Neonatal jaundice Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Neonatal jaundice based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?

    Classifications of Neonatal jaundice:

    Medical Conditions associated with Neonatal jaundice:

    Jaundice-like symptoms (708 causes), Infant symptoms (2900 causes), Liver symptoms (1644 causes), Neonatal health symptoms (13 causes), Infant health symptoms (2900 causes), Upper abdominal symptoms (2707 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Liver problems (1613 causes), Child health symptoms (230 causes)

    Symptoms related to Neonatal jaundice:

    Jaundice (789 causes), Liver symptoms (1644 causes), Infant symptoms (2900 causes), Alagille syndrome (1 cause), Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (1 cause), Biliary atresia, Breast feeding, Breast milk jaundice, Cerebrohepatorenal syndrome, Citrullinemia type 2, Coproporphyria, Hereditary, Crigler-Najjar syndrome, Cystic fibrosis

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