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19 Possible Causes for Apnea, Physiological Neonatal Jaundice, Yellow Discoloration of the Skin

  • Neonatal Jaundice

    Jaundice, Physiological NeonatalNeonatal Jaundice, Physiological — Severe Jaundice in Newborn — Severe Jaundice in Neonate — Icterus Gravis Neonatorum[mesh.kib.ki.se] […] range indicated by the nomogram, with TSB levels of 25 mg/ dL or greater, and with jaundice and signs of acute bilirubin encephalopathy (lethargy, altered mental state, apnea[rn.com] Definition Neonatal jaundice is the yellowing discoloration of the skin and sclera of a neonate, which is caused by increased levels of bilirubin in the blood.[bestpractice.bmj.com]

  • Physiological Neonatal Jaundice

    Published on Jul 10, 2016 Physiological Neonatal Jaundice and Its causes. Physiological Neonatal Jaundice 1. PHYSIOLOGICAL NEONATAL JAUNDICE 10/07/2016 1 2.[slideshare.net] Definition (MSH) Yellow discoloration of the SKIN; MUCOUS MEMBRANE; and SCLERA in the NEWBORN. It is a sign of NEONATAL HYPERBILIRUBINEMIA.[fpnotebook.com] […] range indicated by the nomogram, with TSB levels of 25 mg/ dL or greater, and with jaundice and signs of acute bilirubin encephalopathy (lethargy, altered mental state, apnea[rn.com]

  • Neonatal Sepsis

    We should consider UTI as a probable cause of jaundice and neonates certainly should be evaluated for UTI, if there was a history of worsening jaundice while physiologic jaundice[ijp.mums.ac.ir] Pathology of prematurity Gross appearance of premature infant Difficulties in maintaining homeostasis Thermoregulation Hypoglycemia Hyperbilirubinemia Fluids and electrolytes Apnea[atlases.muni.cz] Infants with neonatal sepsis or infection may exhibit some of these symptoms: apnea shock diarrhea seizures jaundice vomiting cyanosis irritability skin rashes nasal flaring[healthblurbs.com]

  • Jaundice

    This is called “physiologic” or normal neonatal jaundice. Most infants have this pattern so no testing is needed.[patients.gi.org] Jaundice is a yellow discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes caused by an excess accumulation of bilirubin in the blood.[medcomic.com] In phase 2 (classic kernicterus) the infants may have the following symptoms: Hypertonicity, opistotonus, pronation spasms of the arms, seizures, apnea, fever and a high-pitched[acutecaretesting.org]

  • Neonatal Hypoglycemia

    Jaundice, Physiological NeonatalNeonatal Jaundice, Physiological — Severe Jaundice in Newborn — Severe Jaundice in Neonate — Icterus Gravis Neonatorum[mesh.kib.ki.se] Signs include tachycardia, cyanosis, seizures, and apnea. Diagnosis is suspected empirically and is confirmed by glucose testing.[merckmanuals.com] Some infants will display no obvious symptoms, while others will exhibit lethargy, apnea, a bluish hue to the skin, low body temperatures, jitters, and in severe cases, seizures[thurswell.com]

  • Extreme Fetal Immaturity

    In contrast to term infants, the following statements are true regarding physiologic jaundice in the premature infant in the neonatal period (choose one):. ... a.[hawaii.edu] Newborn jaundice is a yellow discoloration in a baby's skin and eyes that occurs because the baby's blood contains excess bilirubin, a yellow-colored substance, from the liver[mayoclinic.org] Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Apnea of prematurity (Medical Encyclopedia) Bronchopulmonary dysplasia (Medical Encyclopedia) Intraventricular hemorrhage of the[icdlist.com]

  • Kernicterus

    Nielsen HE, Haase P, Blaabjerg J, Stryhn H, Hilden J: Risk factors and sib correlation in physiological neonatal jaundice. Acta Paediatr Scand 1987;76:504–511.[karger.com] Overview Infant jaundice is yellow discoloration of a newborn baby's skin and eyes.[mayoclinic.org] OBJECTIVE: Apnea of prematurity (AoP) is, in part, a reflection of brainstem-mediated respiratory control system maturation.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Liver Cirrhosis

    […] history of alcohol excess, neonatal jaundice, hypertension, or hypercholesterolemia.[atsjournals.org] Yellow discoloration in the skin and eyes (jaundice) Fluid accumulation in your abdomen (ascites) Spiderlike blood vessels on your skin Redness in the palms of the hands[mayoclinic.org] […] chances of having NAFLD; they include: Obesity Gastric bypass surgery High cholesterol High levels of triglycerides in the blood Type 2 diabetes Metabolic syndrome Sleep apnea[draxe.com]

  • Transient Familial Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia

    Preferred Name Fetal and neonatal jaundice, NOS Synonyms Physiologic jaundice in newborn, NOS ID altLabel Physiologic jaundice in newborn, NOS Neonatal jaundice, NOS Foetal[purl.bioontology.org] Jaundice is a yellow discoloration of the skin and eyes caused by hyperbilirubinemia (elevated serum bilirubin concentration).[merckmanuals.com] Others Central nervous system disorders: neuromuscular infections, asphyxia, seizures, hemorrhage, apnea Hematologic disorders: polycythemia Metabolic and endocrine disorders[ccfpprep.com]

  • Breast Milk Jaundice

    neonatal jaundice is a diagnosis of exclusion![amboss.com] These may include: yellow discoloration of the skin and the whites of the eyes fatigue listlessness poor weight gain high-pitched crying Infants are born with high levels[healthline.com] Untreated, this can progress to deep stupor or coma, seizures, apnea, and increased tone (retrocollis-opisthotonus [extreme arching of the neck and back]).[pathophys.org]

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