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What is jaundice in newborn babies?

Jaundice is a yellowing of the skin and the whites of the eyes in newborn babies. It is caused by raised levels in the blood and tissues of bilirubin, a yellowish pigment found in bile.

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Author: Kellie Heywood
First answered: 18 Sep 2014
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