Elevated serum bilirubin in neonate

Investigations of serum bilirubin are indicated in the first days of life when yellowness rapid appears.

And when the child remains to have a yellow colour for weeks, (especially when the colour is green-yellow). 

Last modified
26 August 2019
Jaundice in the period after birth due to conjugated hyperbilirubinemia is called neonatal cholestasis. Biliary atresia and other congenital liver diseases are distinguished from physiological...
Rare Condition

Alagille Syndrome

Alagille syndrome is a multisystem disorder possibly affecting :

- liver: chronic cholestasis due to paucity of intrahepatic bile ducts, 

- heart: peripheral pulmonary artery...