Genomes and Genes
Summary: A clinical manifestation of HYPERBILIRUBINEMIA, characterized by the yellowish staining of the SKIN; MUCOUS MEMBRANE; and SCLERA. Clinical jaundice usually is a sign of LIVER dysfunction.
Publications239 found, 100 shown here
- A polymorphism near IL28B is associated with spontaneous clearance of acute hepatitis C virus and jaundiceHans L Tillmann
Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University, Durham, North Carolina, USA
Gastroenterology 139:1586-92, 1592.e1. 2010..We analyzed the association between IL28B and the clinical presentation of acute hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection in a homogeneous population...
- Granulocytic sarcoma of the colon and leukemic infiltration of the liver in a patient presenting with hematochezia and jaundiceAlper Sevinc
Department of Medical Oncology, Gaziantep University, School of Medicine Sahinbey Medical Center, Gaziantep TR 27310, Turkey
Digestion 69:262-5. 2004..rare case of GS of the colon and liver infiltration in a 60-year-old male patient with AML presenting with jaundice and hematochezia and review the literature...
- Jaundice in African-American and Hispanic patients with AIDSAbbasi J Akhtar
Charles R Drew University of Medicine and Science, Los Angeles, CA, USA
J Natl Med Assoc 99:1381-5. 2007..in hepatic biochemical tests are common in patients with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS), overt jaundice is infrequent...
- The infective causes of hepatitis and jaundice amongst hospitalised patients in Vientiane, LaosBounkong Syhavong
Wellcome Trust Mahosot Hospital Oxford Tropical Medicine Research Collaboration, Microbiology Laboratory, Mahosot Hospital, Vientiane, Lao PDR
Trans R Soc Trop Med Hyg 104:475-83. 2010There is little information on the diverse infectious causes of jaundice and hepatitis in the Asiatic tropics...
- Jaundice in falciparum malaria; changing trends in clinical presentation--a need for awarenessTasnim Ahsan
Department of Medicine, Jinnah Poastgraduate Medical Centre, and Postgraduate Training Institute, Karachi, Pakistan
J Pak Med Assoc 58:616-21. 2008To describe the clinical characteristics, laboratory parameters and prognostic factors in patients with falciparum malaria (FM) with jaundice.
- Postoperative jaundiceThomas W Faust
Division of Gastroenterology, Department of Internal Medicine, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3 Ravdin, 3400 Spruce Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Clin Liver Dis 8:151-66. 2004..The type of surgery to be performed should also be reviewed. All patients with postoperative jaundice should be evaluated for a history of liver disease...
- Jaundice as an early diagnostic sign of urinary tract infection in infancyFrancisco J Garcia
Division of Emergency and Transport Medicine, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA
Pediatrics 109:846-51. 2002..Previous studies have noted that jaundice may be one of the first signs of a bacterial infection in infants...
- Biliary drainage, photodynamic therapy and chemotherapy for unresectable cholangiocarcinoma with jaundiceDavid Fuks
Federation of Digestive Diseases, Amiens North Hospital, Jules Verne University of Picardy, Amiens, France
J Gastroenterol Hepatol 24:1745-52. 2009..The combination of photodynamic therapy and biliary stenting seems to be beneficial in the palliative treatment of unresectable cholangiocarcinoma. We aimed to assess the accuracy of photodynamic therapy in a single centre...
- Arsphenamine jaundice and the recognition of instrument-borne virus infectionP P Mortimer
Hepatitis and Retrovirus Laboratory, Virus Reference Division, London, UK
Genitourin Med 71:109-19. 1995..Soon after its introduction in 1910, intravenous arsphenamine treatment for syphilis was found to be complicated by jaundice. The underlying cause, unsterile syringes and needles, was eventually recognised in the early 1940s, mainly ..
- (TA)n UGT 1A1 promoter polymorphism: a crucial factor in the pathophysiology of jaundice in G-6-PD deficient neonatesMichael Kaplan
Department of Neonatology, Shaare Zedek Medical Center, Jerusalem 91031, Israel
Pediatr Res 61:727-31. 2007..8 +/- 3.4 mg/dL, p = 0.02). In the steady state, similar rates of hemolysis, but increased PTB in the G-6-PD- deficient, (TA)7/(TA)7 homozygotes, imply that (TA)7/(TA)7, homozygosity is central to increased PTB...
- Co-amoxiclav jaundice: clinical and histological features and HLA class II associationJ O'Donohue
Department of Gastroenterology, Gartnavel General Hospital, Glasgow G12 0YN, UK
Gut 47:717-20. 2000b>Jaundice associated with co-amoxiclav has been increasingly recognised. We aimed to characterise its clinical and histological features and to investigate linkage with human leucocyte antigen class II haplotypes.
- Jaundice in malariaAnil C Anand
Department of Medicine, Armed Forces Medical College, Pune, India
J Gastroenterol Hepatol 20:1322-32. 2005b>Jaundice is not an unusual accompaniment of malaria. It can occur due to intravascular hemolysis, disseminated intravascular coagulation, and, rarely, 'malarial hepatitis'...
- Jaundice in the adult patientSean P Roche
Department of Family and Community Medicine, Albany Medical College, Albany, New York 12208, USA
Am Fam Physician 69:299-304. 2004b>Jaundice in an adult patient can be caused by a wide variety of benign or life-threatening disorders. Organizing the differential diagnosis by prehepatic, intrahepatic, and posthepatic causes may help make the work-up more manageable...
- Preoperative resolution of jaundice following biliary stenting predicts more favourable early survival in resected pancreatic ductal adenocarcinomaRichard A Smith
Division of Surgery and Oncology, School of Cancer Studies, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, 5th Floor UCD Building, Daulby St, Liverpool L69 3GA, UK
Ann Surg Oncol 15:3138-46. 2008..The objective of this study was to investigate the influence of preoperative biliary stenting and resolution of jaundice on subsequent postoperative survival following resection for pancreatic cancer.
- Four cases of coexistent thyrotoxicosis and jaundice: results of radioiodine treatment and a brief reviewMadhavi Chawla
All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi, India
Thyroid 18:289-92. 2008
- Genetic testing for Gilbert's syndrome: how useful is it in determining the cause of jaundice?A S Rudenski
Department of Clinical Biochemistry, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
Clin Chem 44:1604-9. 1998..Until these values for prevalence and penetrance are known, genetic testing for Gilbert's syndrome cannot be recommended on a routine basis...
- Antibiotic therapy: a major cause of drug-induced jaundice in southwest EnglandSyed H Hussaini
Cornwall Gastrointestinal Unit, Royal Cornwall Hospital Truro, Cornwall, UK
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:15-20. 2007To determine the incidence and causes of drug-induced jaundice in a rural community.
- A randomized controlled trial of ursodeoxycholic acid in patients with alcohol-induced cirrhosis and jaundiceGilles Pelletier
, , Paris, France
Hepatology 37:887-92. 2003..assess the efficacy of ursodeoxycholic acid (UDCA) on the survival of patients with alcohol-induced cirrhosis and jaundice. We included patients with histologically proven alcohol-induced cirrhosis and serum bilirubin >50 micromol/L...
- An unusual cause of jaundiceP J D Owen
Centre for Endocrine and Diabetes Sciences, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff
BMJ 335:773-4. 2007
- A 40-year-old woman who developed jaundice during therapy for thyrotoxicosisChukwuma Ogbonna Ekpebegh
Department of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, Groote Schuur Hospital, Cape Town, South Africa
PLoS Med 3:e12. 2006
- Successful transcatheter chemoembolization for acute jaundice in a patient with advanced hepatocellular carcinoma and portal vein tumor thrombosis: a case reportKeisuke Inui
Division of Cardiology, Hepatology, Geriatrics, and Integrated Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Graduate School of Medicine, Nippon Medical School, Tokyo, Japan
J Nippon Med Sch 76:217-20. 2009..0 and 20.0 mg/dL), and biliary obstruction by the tumor appeared to have caused this sudden jaundice. To treat the biliary obstruction, selective transcatheter chemoembolization (TACE) was performed via the feeding ..
- The significance of serum hepatocyte growth factor levels in planning follow-up of postoperative jaundice-free patients with biliary atresiaKeiichi Uchida
Department of Gastrointestinal and Pediatric Surgery, Mie University Graduate School of Medicine, Tsu Mie 514-8507, Japan
J Pediatr Surg 41:1657-62. 2006..factor (HGF), interleukin (IL)-6, and IL-1 receptor antagonist (ra) levels in the evaluation of disease status in jaundice-free survivors with biliary atresia after Kasai operation...
- [A young man with acute generalised jaundice and intermittent epigastric pain]B Walz
Klinik fur Innere Medizin, Gastroenterologie, Hämato Onkologie und Diabetologie, Ludwigsburg
Dtsch Med Wochenschr 133:129-32. 2008A 24-year-old Iraqi was admitted to our hospital with acute generalised jaundice and intermittent epigastric pain. His family doctor suspected a viral hepatitis...
- Association of hepatomegaly and jaundice with acute renal failure but not with cerebral malaria in severe falciparum malaria in ThailandM Nacher
Unité INSERM 511, Immunobiologie Cellulaire et Moleculaire des Infections Parasitaires, Faculté de Médecine Pitié Salpêtrière, Paris, France
Am J Trop Med Hyg 65:828-33. 2001..b>Jaundice and hepatomegaly were significantly associated with renal failure (adjusted odds ratio [AOR], 3...
- Postoperative jaundice after cardiac surgeryAikaterini Mastoraki
Department of Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Onassis Cardiac Surgery Center, 356 Sygrou Ave, 17674 Athens, Greece
Hepatobiliary Pancreat Dis Int 6:383-7. 2007..The purpose of this study was to investigate the incidence and nature of postoperative jaundice in patients undergoing cardiac operation, to analyze the determinants, and to identify the clinical significance ..
- The spectrum of surgical jaundice in infancyMark Davenport
Department of Paediatric Surgery, Kings College Hospital, Denmark Hill, London, England, UK
J Pediatr Surg 38:1471-9. 2003BACKGROUND: Conjugated jaundice arising during infancy may be caused by a number of different surgical conditions...
- Jaundice due to extrabiliary gallstonesScott Stevens
Department of Surgery, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
JSLS 7:277-9. 2003..during cholecystectomy, causing near circumferential, extraluminal common hepatic duct compression, and clinical jaundice 1 year later. METHODS: The patient experienced jaundice and pruritus 12 months after laparoscopic cholecystectomy...
- Hepatitis E and jaundice in an HIV-positive pregnant womanJan Thoden
AIDS 22:909-10. 2008
- Infectious aetiology of jaundice among pregnant women in AngolaRoland T Strand
Division of International Health IHCAR, Department of Public Health Sciences, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
Scand J Infect Dis 35:401-3. 2003The contribution of viral hepatitis, human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and malaria to jaundice among pregnant women in Luanda, Angola, was studied...
- Epidemic jaundice: Harvard's 5th General Hospital at Musgrave Park in World War IIJohn Hedley-Whyte
Anaesthesia and Respiratory Therapy, Harvard University, Boston, MA 02132-4927, USA
Ulster Med J 74:122-5. 2005
- A case of a small cell lung carcinoma presenting with jaundice due to pancreatic metastasisAysin Sakar
Department of Chest Diseases, Faculty of Medicine, Celal Bayar University, Manisa, Turkey
Tuberk Toraks 53:181-4. 2005..incidence of pancreatic metastasis of lung cancer has been reported in autopsy series, symptomatic cases with jaundice due to that is very rare...
- Helminth infections are associated with protection from malaria-related acute renal failure and jaundice in ThailandM Nacher
, , , Paris, France
Am J Trop Med Hyg 65:834-6. 2001..16 [0.03-0.85], P = 0.03). Helminth-infected controls were less likely to have jaundice (AOR, 0.39 [0.16-0.96], P = 0.04) or to have peripheral mature schizonts (AOR, 0.2 [0.07-0.62], P = 0...
- Postoperative jaundice and total parenteral nutrition-associated hepatic dysfunctionChuhan Chung
Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Northwestern University Medical School, 676 North St. Clair Street, Suite 880, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Clin Liver Dis 6:1067-84. 2002Postoperative jaundice and TPN-induced hepatic abnormalities represent clinical situations that stem from multiple and frequently overlapping insults to the liver...
- Clinicopathologic features of ampullary carcinoma without jaundiceTerumi Kamisawa
Department of Internal Medicine, Tokyo Metropolitan Komagome Hospital, Honkomagome, Tokyo, Japan
J Clin Gastroenterol 40:162-6. 2006To evaluate clinicopathological features of ampullary carcinoma without jaundice.
- Neonatal jaundiceM Jeffrey Maisels
Department of Pediatrics, William Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak, Michigan, USA
Pediatr Rev 27:443-54. 2006
- Acute hepatitis E with severe jaundice: report of three casesRami Moucari
Hepatology Department and INSERM U773, CRB3, University of Paris VII, Beaujon Hospital, Clichy, France
Eur J Gastroenterol Hepatol 19:1012-5. 2007..Infection is endemic in developing countries. Disease course is benign, and severe jaundice is rarely reported. Three patients presented to our department with symptomatic acute hepatitis...
- Evaluation of the physician's ability to recognize the presence or absence of anemia, fever, and jaundiceO L Hung
Department of Emergency Medicine, Bellevue Hospital Center, New York University Medical Center, New York 10016, USA
Acad Emerg Med 7:146-56. 2000..The objective of this study was to evaluate the ability of the clinician to detect the presence and discriminate the extent of clinical anemia, fever, and jaundice in an ED or hospitalized patient.
- Case records of the Massachusetts General Hospital. Case 3-2006. A 63-year-old woman with jaundice and a pancreatic massRobert H Schapiro
Gastrointestinal Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, USA
N Engl J Med 354:398-406. 2006
- The role of lamivudine and predictors of mortality in severe flare-up of chronic hepatitis B with jaundiceH L Y Chan
Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, Prince of Wales Hospital, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Shatin, Hong Kong
J Viral Hepat 9:424-8. 2002Patients with chronic hepatitis B (CHB) may develop severe disease exacerbations (flare) with jaundice, and some may progress to fulminant hepatic failure...
- Outbreak of jaundice and hemorrhagic fever in the Southeast of Brazil in 2001: detection and molecular characterization of yellow fever virusA M B de Filippis
Laboratório de Flavivirus, Departamento de Virologia, Instituto Oswaldo Cruz, FIOCRUZ, RJ, Brasil
J Med Virol 68:620-7. 2002Between January and March 2001, an outbreak of jaundice and hemorrhagic fever occurred in the state of Minas Gerais, Southeast region of Brazil, in which a mortality rate of 53% was reported...
- Forced expression of murine IL-17E induces growth retardation, jaundice, a Th2-biased response, and multiorgan inflammation in miceG Pan
Department of Molecular Oncology, Genentech, Inc, South San Francisco, CA 94080, USA
J Immunol 167:6559-67. 2001..Taken together, these findings suggest that IL-17E is a unique pleiotropic cytokine and may be an important mediator of inflammatory and immune responses...
- Clinical value of serum tumour markers CEA, CA 50 and CA 242 in the distinction between malignant versus benign diseases causing jaundice and cholestasis; results from a prospective studyP A Pasanen
Department of Surgery, Kuopio University Hospital, Finland
Anticancer Res 12:1687-93. 1992A prospective study of 113 patients with jaundice and 20 patients with unjaundiced cholestasis was carried out to evaluate the value of serum tumour markers, carcinoembryonic antigen (CEA) and monoclonal antibodies CA 50 and CA 242, in ..
- Acute hepatitis with or without jaundice: a predominant presentation of acute Q fever in southern TaiwanKo Chang
Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine, National Cheng Kung University, University Hospital, 138 Sheng Li Road, Tainan, Taiwan 704, ROC
J Microbiol Immunol Infect 37:103-8. 2004..Acute febrile illness, hepatitis, and pneumonia are the 3 most common manifestations of this condition, whereas jaundice is rarely reported among patients with acute Q fever...
- Jaundice in the intensive care unitVishal Bansal
Department of Surgery, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
Surg Clin North Am 86:1495-502. 2006Hyperbilirubinemia, or jaundice, is common in the ICU, with incidence up to 40% among critically ill patients. Unfortunately, it is poorly understood in the critically ill, and too often presents a diagnostic dilemma to the ICU physician...
- Infectious haemolytic anaemia causes jaundice outbreaks in seawater-cultured coho salmon, Oncorhynchus kisutch (Walbaum), in ChileP A Smith
Unit of Pathology of Aquatic Animals, Department of Animal Pathology, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences, University of Chile, Santiago de Chile, Chile
J Fish Dis 29:709-15. 2006..At necropsy, fish from field cases exhibited signs of jaundice accompanied by pale light-brown livers and dark spleens...
- The "jaundice hotline" for the rapid assessment of patients with jaundiceJonathan Mitchell
Gastrointestinal Unit, Royal Cornwall Hospital, Truro TR1 3LJ
BMJ 325:213-5. 2002Patients with jaundice require rapid diagnosis and treatment, yet such patients are often subject to delay.
- Jaundice in critical illness: promoting factors of a concealed realityNicola Brienza
Emergency and Organ Transplantation Department, Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Unit, University of Bari, P zza G Cesare 11, 70124, Bari, Italy
Intensive Care Med 32:267-74. 2006..The aim of this study was to assess risk factors for LD in critically ill patients...
- Atypical MRI features of a biliary cystadenoma revealed by jaundiceGuillaume Baudin
Service d Imagerie Medicale, Centre Hospitalier Régional et Universitaire de Nice, Hopital Archet 2, F 06202 Nice cedex 3, France
Clin Imaging 30:413-5. 2006..A left hepatectomy finally revealed a mucinous cystadenoma with pseudo-ovarian stroma that had a pedunculated intraductal extension to the biliary convergence...
- Jaundice noted in the first 24 hours after birth in a managed care organizationThomas B Newman
Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, The University of California, San Francisco, Campus Box 0560, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 156:1244-50. 2002To investigate the significance of jaundice noted in the first 24 hours after birth in a community setting.
- Plant sources for the treatment of jaundice in the tribals of Western Madhya Pradesh of IndiaS Samvatsar
School of Life Sciences, Devi Ahilya Vishwa Vidyalaya, Khandwa Road Campus, 452001, Indore, India
J Ethnopharmacol 73:313-6. 2000A survey of the tribals of Western Madhya Pradesh of India for the treatment of jaundice has yielded 13 plants for this purpose. Part of the plant used, dosage, duration, restriction on intake of food etc. has been reported.
- An unusual presentation of acute brucellosis with fever, jaundice and maculopapular rashAyten Kadanali
Int J Infect Dis 10:409-10. 2006
- A serological study of leptospirosis among hospitalized jaundice patients in and around KolkataC Debnath
Indian J Med Microbiol 23:68-9. 2005
- Jaundice and hepatocellular damage associated with nevirapine therapyM Prakash
Division of Infectious Diseases, Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
Am J Gastroenterol 96:1571-4. 2001..No patient was rechallenged with the drug. CONCLUSION: Nevirapine can be associated with icteric hepatitis, which appears to be reversible after withdrawal of the drug...
- Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency and Gilbert syndrome: a gene interaction underlies severe jaundice without severe hemolysisP Nicolaidou
Third Department of Pediatrics, University of Athens, Attikon Hospital, Athens, Greece
Pediatr Hematol Oncol 22:561-6. 2005..the paradoxical clinical phenotype of an undetected severe hemolysis in parallel with the development of severe jaundice in a 13-year-old male suffering from a confirmed interaction of glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency (..
- [Diagnostics for diseases of the gallbladder and biliary tract from the viewpoint of the internist and surgeon. Demands made on radiological diagnostics]F M Reimann
Krankenhaus Salem, Heidelberg
Radiologe 45:968, 970-5. 2005b>Jaundice and colic pain of the right upper quadrant are the main symptoms of biliary diseases. Gallstone-related diseases often lead to hospital admission...
- PLGA-microsphere mediated clearance of bilirubin in temporarily hyperbilirubinemic rats: an alternate strategy for the treatment of experimental jaundiceN Ahmad
Inter-disciplinary Biotechnology Unit, Aligarh Muslim University, India
Biochim Biophys Acta 1760:227-32. 2006..On the basis of results of the present study, we suggest that microsphere-based delivery system may help in development of safe, effective and alternate strategy for the treatment of hyperbilirubinemic conditions in model animals...
- Urinary tract infections in infants: comparison between those with conjugated vs unconjugated hyperbilirubinaemiaHung-Chang Lee
Department of Paediatrics, Mackay Memorial Hospital, Taiwan; Department of Paediatrics, Taipei Medical Uinversity, Taiwan
Ann Trop Paediatr 25:277-82. 2005..METHODS: Fifty infants aged <3 mths who developed prolonged jaundice among 2128 infants with UTI from 1984 to 2004 were enrolled retrospectively...
- JaundiceH U Marschall
Scand J Gastroenterol 38:233-4. 2003
- Acute viral hepatitis C-induced jaundice in pregnancyTsung-Ying Hsieh
Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, National Cheng Kung University Medical College and Hospital, Tainan, Taiwan
Taiwan J Obstet Gynecol 45:180-2. 2006OBJECTIVE: Acute viral hepatitis C-induced jaundice in pregnancy is very rare and may be fatal. Here, we report a complicated case with acute hepatitis C-induced jaundice in pregnancy with successful management...
- Transient relief of asthma symptoms during jaundice: a possible beneficial role of bilirubinTakashi Ohrui
Department of Geriatric and Respiratory Medicine, Tohoku University School of Medicine, Sendai 980-8574, Japan
Tohoku J Exp Med 199:193-6. 2003..The present case suggests that anti-oxidative agents might be effective for the treatment of asthma...
- The effect of jaundice on the generation of anti-gastrin antibodies in G17DT immunized patients with advanced pancreatic cancerA S Takhar
Academic Unit of Cancer Studies, D Floor, West Block, Queen s Medical Centre, University Hospital, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
Eur J Surg Oncol 32:197-200. 2006..The aim of this study was to determine the ability of G17DT to generate anti-gastrin antibodies in jaundiced patients with biliary obstruction due to advanced pancreatic cancer...
- [Jaundice]Dominique-Charles Valla
Rev Prat 55:1607-13. 2005
- Niacin toxicity: a rare presentation mimicking malignancyAbraham Joseph
Fairmont Medical Center, 800 Clinic Circle, Fairmont, MN 56031, USA
Age Ageing 35:448. 2006
- [Prevention of clogging of biliary stents by administration of levofloxacin and ursodeoxycholic acid]Carmelo Sciume
Sezione di Chirurgia Generale ad Indirizzo Toracico, Universita degli Studi di Palermo, Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico Paolo Giaccone
Chir Ital 56:831-7. 2004..by placement of a stent during ERCP, but this is often complicated by clogging of the stent with subsequent jaundice and/or cholangitis. Stent clogging may be caused by microbiological adhesion and biliary stasis...
- Patient with markedly elevated CA 19-9 not associated with malignancyDouglas Lowe
Department of Internal Medicine, Section of Gastroenterology/ Hepatology, Medical College of Georgia and Veterans Administration Medical Center, Augusta, GA 30912, USA
South Med J 99:306-8. 2006A 66-year-old white male presented with jaundice, pruritus, and a 30-pound weight loss over two months. Physical examination revealed scleral icterus...
- Calculated in vivo free bilirubin levels in the central nervous system of Gunn rat pupsMonica J Daood
Department of Pediatrics, Division of Newborn Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Magee-Womens Research Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
Pediatr Res 60:44-9. 2006....
- Predicting factor of quality of life in long-term jaundice-free survivors after the Kasai operationKeiichi Uchida
Second Department of Surgery, Mie University School of Medicine, Tsu, Mie, Japan
J Pediatr Surg 39:1040-4. 2004..BACKGROUND/PURPOSE: The aim of this study was to determine simple predictors for quality of life (QOL) in long-term jaundice-free survivors after the Kasai operation...
- Using BiliCheck for preterm neonates in a sub-intensive unit: diagnostic usefulness and suitabilityDaniele De Luca
Division of Neonatology, A Gemelli University Hospital, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Rome, Italy
Early Hum Dev 83:313-7. 2007..is thought to be lacking in the disadvantages of old devices and could be potentially useful for diagnosing jaundice in preterm babies...
- [Differential diagnosis of jaundice]B Mullhaupt
Abteilung für Gastroenterologie und Hepatologie DIM, Universitatsspital Zurich
Praxis (Bern 1994) 93:898-903. 2004b>Jaundice, a common condition with many different causes, is marked by yellow discoloration of the sclerae, mucous membranes and skin...
- [A rare cause of a central bile duct stricture]S Kersting
Klinik und Poliklinik für Viszeral, Thorax und Gefasschirurgie, Universitatsklinikum Carl Gustav Carus, Dresden
Dtsch Med Wochenschr 131:973-6. 2006A 55 year old female patient was diagnosed because of painless jaundice and weight loss. She had undergone conventional cholecystectomy 15 years before.
- High frequency of cholestasis in generalized pustular psoriasis: Evidence for neutrophilic involvement of the biliary tractManuelle Viguier
Department of Dermatology 1, Hopital Saint Louis, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris and Université Paris 7, Paris, France
Hepatology 40:452-8. 2004..Eleven patients (50%) had pronounced abnormalities: jaundice (4/22), gammaglutamyl transferase higher than 5 times the normal value (10/22), alkaline phosphatase higher than ..
- [Differential diagnosis of jaundice]C Reichel
Reha Zentrum Bad Brückenau, Klinik Hartwald
MMW Fortschr Med 148:37-40; quiz 41-2. 2006b>Jaundice is a symptom with a multitude of possible causes. These can be divided up into primary diseases of bilirubin metabolism, secondary hyperbilirubinemia in patients with liver disease, and diseases with bile duct occlusion...
- Serum bilirubin levels and mortality after myeloablative allogeneic hematopoietic cell transplantationTed A Gooley
Section of Clinical Statistics, Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, and the University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98109-1024, USA
Hepatology 41:345-52. 2005..of serum bilirubin levels with nonrelapse mortality by day +200, testing the hypothesis that the duration of jaundice up to a given point in time provides more prognostic information than either the maximum bilirubin value or the ..
- False-positive acetaminophen results in a hyperbilirubinemic patientRoger L Bertholf
Department of Pathology, University of Florida Health Science Center Jacksonville, 32209, USA
Clin Chem 49:695-8. 2003..Acetaminophen was falsely detected in the plasma of a severely jaundiced patient, and a methodologic interference from bilirubin was suspected...
- A comparison of transcutaneous bilirubinometers: SpectRx BiliCheck versus Minolta AirShieldsC Mae Wong
Simpson Memorial Maternity Pavilion, Lauriston Place, Edinburgh EH3 9YW, Scotland, UK
Arch Dis Child Fetal Neonatal Ed 87:F137-40. 2002..Two devices are available for making transcutaneous estimates of serum bilirubin (SBR): the Minolta AirShields JM102 and the new SpectRx BiliCheck...
- [Arias icterus--prolonged unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia caused by breast milk]Marija Mladenović
Srp Arh Celok Lek 135:655-8. 2007Breast milk jaundice occurs in 1-2% of healthy breast-fed newborns and young infants. It develops as the result of liver immaturity and the inhibitory effect of mother's milk to the clearance of unconjugated bilirubin.
- Sudden onset of jaundice in a Sardinian manBarbara Bain
Department of Haematology, Faculty of Medicine, St. Mary's Hospital Campus of Imperial College, St. Mary's Hospital, Praed Street, London, United Kingdom
Am J Hematol 83:810. 2008
- The effect of preoperative biliary drainage on postoperative complications after pancreaticoduodenectomyM E Sewnath
Department of Surgery, Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Am Coll Surg 192:726-34. 2001..had received preoperative internal biliary drainage were divided into three groups corresponding with severity of jaundice according to preoperative plasma bilirubin levels: < 40 microM (n = 177), 40 to 100 microM (n = 32), and > 100 ..
- NMDA channel antagonist MK-801 does not protect against bilirubin neurotoxicitySteven M Shapiro
Department of Neurology, Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA 23298 0599, USA
Neonatology 92:248-57. 2007..The mechanism of bilirubin-induced neurotoxicity is not known. Many neurological insults are mediated through NMDA receptor activation...
- Bilhemia: a fatal complication following percutaneous placement of a transhepatic inferior vena cava catheter in a childSergio Sierre
Department of Interventional Radiology, Hospital de Pediatria Prof JP Garrahan, Pichincha 1850, Buenos Aires, Argentina
Pediatr Radiol 37:498-500. 2007..The biloma was percutaneously drained, but a biliary-venous fistula led to a rapidly progressive and fatal bilhemia. We report this case as an infrequent complication of transhepatic catheterization...
- Focal chronic pancreatitis mimicking pancreatic head carcinoma: are there suggestive features on ultrasound?Michael Patlas
Department of Medical Imaging, Toronto General Hospital, University of Toronto, Toronto, ON
Can Assoc Radiol J 58:15-21. 2007Painless jaundice is one of the most common presentations of pancreatic head cancer. Chronic pancreatitis can also occasionally present with a mass or mass-like process in the pancreatic head, with the subsequent development of jaundice...
- Conjugated hyperbilirubinemia: screening and treatment in older infants and childrenRula Harb
Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Pediatr Rev 28:83-91. 2007
- [Principles of general ultrasonographic practice. Its use in jaundice]St Schnur
MMW Fortschr Med 144:43-5. 2002
- [37. Each jaundice incident is an alarm signal!]Peter Stiefelhagen
DRK Krankenhaus Westerwald D-57627 Hachenburg
MMW Fortschr Med 144:I-X; quiz XI-XII. 2002
- [Icteric Fort Bragg fever: a case report with nosological discussion]J Serratrice
, CHU de la Timone, 264, rue Saint-Pierre, 13385 Marseille Cedex 5, France
Rev Med Interne 25:663-6. 2004..CONCLUSION: Our case recalls the clinical presentation of Fort Bragg fever, which is recognized through its inflammatory pretibial lesion associated or not with icterus...
- Diagnostic and surgical therapeutic features of extrahepatic bile duct carcinoma without jaundiceHui-Huan Tang
Department of Surgery, Xiangya Hospital of Central South University, Changsha 410008, Hunan Province, China
World J Gastroenterol 10:3060-1. 2004AIM: To analyze the diagnostic and therapeutic features of extrahepatic bile duct carcinoma (EBDC) without jaundice. METHODS: Between 1985 and 1999, 101 patients underwent surgery for EBDC in Xiangya Hospital...
- [Study on objectivation of syndrome typing of jaundice]Xiong Zhi Wu
Center of Infectious Diseases, West China Hospital of Sichuan University, Chengdu
Zhongguo Zhong Xi Yi Jie He Za Zhi 25:773-6. 2005To investigate the essence of dampness and heat, the two main etiological factors of jaundice, to seek the objectified indices for syndrome typing of jaundice.
- [Scleral icterus in a 22-year-old housewife]A Zeller
, Departement Innere Medizin, Kantonsspital Basel
Praxis (Bern 1994) 91:82-4. 2002
- Gallbladder and biliary tract disease in the intensive care unitMary T Hawn
Section of Gastrointestinal Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Alabama at Birmingham, KB 417 1530 3rd Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35294-0016, USA
Semin Gastrointest Dis 14:28-33. 2003..This article reviews the clinical presentation, differential diagnosis, and management options of biliary tract complications in this complex patient population...
- Bile duct stricture: benign or malignant?Sathish Babu
St James s University Hospital, Leeds, UK
J R Soc Med 95:302-4. 2002
- Evaluation of the predictors of choledocholithiasis: comparative analysis of clinical, biochemical, radiological, radionuclear, and intraoperative parametersRenato Costi
Surg Today 35:1095-6. 2005
- Evaluation of the predictors of choledocholithiasis: comparative analysis of clinical, biochemical, radiological, radionuclear, and intraoperative parametersS M Bose
Department of Surgery, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India
Surg Today 31:117-22. 2001..b>Jaundice correlated best, with a sensitivity of 69%; and pancreatitis had the lowest sensitivity (12%)...
- Optimum prednisolone usage in patients with biliary atresia postportoenterostomyHiroyuki Kobayashi
Department of Pediatric Surgery, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Tokyo 113 8421, Japan
J Pediatr Surg 40:327-30. 2005..Prednisolone is used routinely after portoenterostomy (PE) in patients with biliary atresia (BA). The authors reviewed their patients with BA post-PE to assess prednisolone protocols...
- Case records of the VA Maryland Healthcare System/University of Maryland Medicine. A 75-year-old man with right upper quadrant pain and gallstonesKris Ann Oursler
Department of Medicine, University of Maryland School of Medicine, VA Maryland Health Care System, Baltimore, USA
Am J Med Sci 323:146-50. 2002
- Cutaneous colorimetric evaluation of serum concentrations of bilirubin in healthy term neonates: a new methodological approachPietro Rubegni
Department of Dermatology, University of Siena, Siena, Italy
Skin Res Technol 11:70-5. 2005..The aim of the present study was to determine whether non-invasive measurement of skin colour combined with appropriate clinico-statistical methodology can be used to better quantify SB in the first days of life...
- Increased digitalis-like immunoreactive substances in neonatal plasma measured using fluorescence polarization immunoassayY Ijiri
Department of Pharmacy, Osaka Medical College Hospital, Osaka, Japan
J Clin Pharm Ther 29:565-71. 2004..METHODS: The DLIS levels were measured in 10 neonates with or without jaundice and 10 infants in good health, using fluorescence polarization immunoassay (FPIA) and microparticle enzyme ..
- Newborn care: 12 beliefs that shape practice (but should they?)Bryan L Burke
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, College of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics and Neonatology, Arkansas Children s Hospital, Little Rock, AR 72205, USA
J Fam Pract 56:802-7. 2007
- 'Hy's law,' the 'Rezulin Rule,' and other predictors of severe drug-induced hepatotoxicity: putting risk-benefit into perspectiveJames H Lewis
Division of Gastroenterology, Georgetown University Medical Center, Washington, District of Columbia 20007, USA
Pharmacoepidemiol Drug Saf 15:221-9. 2006
- Jaundice in the newbornR Agrawal
Division of Neonatology, Department of Pediatrics, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, Ansari Nagar, New Delhi, India
Indian J Pediatr 68:977-80. 2001..is the commonest morbidity in the neonatal period and 5-10% of all newborns require intervention for pathological jaundice. Neonates on exclusive breast-feeding have a different pattern of physiological jaundice as compared to ..
- Total or neonatal bilirubin assays in the Vitros 5,1 FS: hemoglobin interference, hemolysis, icterus indexStanley F Lo
Clin Chem 53:799-800. 2007
- Bile system morphogenesis defects and liver dysfunction upon targeted deletion of HNF1betaCatherine Coffinier
Unité des Virus Oncogènes CNRS URA 1644, Institut Pasteur, 25, rue du Docteur Roux, 75724 Paris Cedex 15, France
Development 129:1829-38. 2002..Mutant animals exhibited severe jaundice caused by abnormalities of the gallbladder and intrahepatic bile ducts (IHBD)...
- Peptides surface modification to prevent stent blockageJoseph Leung; Fiscal Year: 2006..stent blockage is the major complication of endoscopic stenting for the palliation of malignant obstructive jaundice. Bacteria adhere to the stent surface with their pili and also through the production of glycocalyx to form a ..
- A Fluorescent Assay for Free Unconjugated Bilirubin-Phase IIJ Kampf; Fiscal Year: 2007b>Jaundice occurs in approximately 60% of newborns. When severe, the elevated blood levels of bilirubin (hyperbilirubinemia) associated with jaundice pose a significant risk for neurological damage...
- Dystonia in an Animal Model of KernicterusSteven Shapiro; Fiscal Year: 2007..continue to be major complications of bilirubin toxicity despite advances in the treatment of hyperbilirubinemia (jaundice) in newborns...
- FELINE MODEL OF NIEMANN-PICK TYPE CMARY THRALL; Fiscal Year: 1999..disease type C (NPC) is an autosomal recessive lysosomal storage disorder: clinical features include neonatal jaundice seizures, delayed mental and motor development, and premature death...
- BILIRUBIN TOXICITY IN THE AUDITORY SYSTEMSteven Shapiro; Fiscal Year: 2005..continue to be major complications of bilirubin toxicity despite advances in the treatment of hyperbilirubinemia (jaundice) in newborns...
- Bilirubin and Photobilirubin: Metabolism & ExretionAntony McDonagh; Fiscal Year: 2005Long-term objectives of this proposal are to fully elucidate the mechanism and effects of phototherapy of neonatal jaundice, to improve its effectiveness and safety, and to define the molecular mechanisms involved in the transport, ..
- BILIRUBIN AND PHOTOBILIRUBIN/METABOLISM AND EXCRETIONAntony McDonagh; Fiscal Year: 2002..are to elucidate the molecular mechanisms responsible for the therapeutic effects of phototherapy of neonatal jaundice; to improve the effectiveness and safety of phototherapy; and to define, at the molecular level, structural ..
- Neonatal Phototherapy / Bilirubin ExcretionDAVID LIGHTNER; Fiscal Year: 2007b>Jaundice is the most common clinical diagnosis in the newborn, with 60% of neonates displaying significant unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia during the first 3 days of life...
- REGULATION OF HEME OXYGENASE IN NEONATAL ANIMALSDavid Stevenson; Fiscal Year: 2001Neonatal jaundice is a condition that effects children throughout the world...
- Oxygen and Phototherapy in perinatal period: Risk of Acute Lymphoctyic LeukemiaNigel Paneth; Fiscal Year: 2007..of ALL to 3 perinatal interventions: maternal O2 therapy, neonatal O2 therapy, and neonatal phototherapy for jaundice. For each of these exposures, a plausible biological rationale supports the hypothesis that they may contribute ..
- UNDERSTANDING NEONATAL PHOTOTHERAPY/BILIRUBIN EXCRETIONDAVID LIGHTNER; Fiscal Year: 2002Clinical jaundice is the most common medical diagnosis in the newborn; over 50 percent of neonates display significant unconjugated hyperbilirubinemia during the first 5 days of life...
- The Jaundice Chip: A diagnostic tool for cholestatic liver diseaseJorge Bezerra; Fiscal Year: 2007Cholestasis (pathologic jaundice) is a very common sign of liver disease in children and adults, and results from genetic defects that play a critical role in bile formation and transport...
- Chromium Mesoporphyrin in the Prevention of Neonatal JaundiceDavid K Stevenson; Fiscal Year: 2010Neonatal jaundice occurs in 60-70% of all newborn infants. It is caused not only by an overproduction of bilirubin, but also by a transient failure to excrete this metabolite...
- GENE THERAPY FOR INHERITED JAUNDICEJayanta Roy Chowdhury; Fiscal Year: 1993..The development of liver-directed gene therapies in the Gunn rat should greatly facilitate subsequent application of these methods to the treatment of Crigler-Najjar syndrome, Type I and other inherited metabolic diseases of the liver...
- Bilirubin-induced Auditory Neuropathy in PretermsSANJIV AMIN; Fiscal Year: 2007..Ultimately, these findings will reveal the magnitude of jaundice-related morbidity in premature infants, the usefulness of UB as a predictor of bilirubin-induced AN, and the role ..
- CHARACTERIZATION OF FELINE MODEL OF NIEMANN-PICK TYPE CMARY THRALL; Fiscal Year: 1993..NPC) is an autosomal recessive lysosomal storage disorder with a variety of clinical features including neonatal jaundice, seizures, delayed mental and motor development, and premature death...
- Therapeutic Use of Heme Analogs: Absorption in IntestineDavid Stevenson; Fiscal Year: 2009Neonatal jaundice occurs in 60-70% of all newborn infants. It is due to hyperbilirubinemia caused not only by an overproduction of bilirubin, but also by a transient failure to excrete this metabolite...
- Therapeutic Use of Heme Analogs: Absorption in IntestineDavid Stevenson; Fiscal Year: 2009Neonatal jaundice occurs in 60-70% of all newborn infants. It is due to hyperbilirubinemia caused not only by an overproduction of bilirubin, but also by a transient failure to excrete this metabolite...