When Should I Be Concerned About My Newborn's Jaundice?
Title: When Should I Be Concerned About My Newborn ' s Jaundice?Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 2/8/2022 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 6/17/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General)
Source: MedicineNet Kids Health General - June 17, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Source Type: news

Herb-induced liver injury: a report on two Australian cases - Peri V, Yu C, Vaz K, Asadi K, Grace J.
Two 40-year-old males were admitted to our tertiary hepatology unit with acute hepatitis after presentation with generalized abdominal pain, nausea, and jaundice. There was no history of paracetamol overdose, and common viral and autoimmune causes were exc... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - June 8, 2022 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Home and Consumer Product Safety Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: The ‘lesser-known’ sign to spot in your fingers - ‘See your GP’
ALTHOUGH fatty liver disease is usually linked to signs, such as jaundice or tummy pain, an expert has shared one sign that can be spotted in your fingers. From your nails to your fingers, here's how to spot finger clubbing. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - June 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Liviah ’s New Liver: A Family Grapples With a Girl’s Puzzling Hepatitis
A 4-year-old in Ohio is one of hundreds of children worldwide who have developed unexplained liver problems in recent months. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - June 1, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emily Anthes Tags: your-feed-science your-feed-health Liver Hepatitis Families and Family Life Children and Childhood Jaundice Cincinnati Children ' s Hospital Medical Center Cincinnati (Ohio) Source Type: news

FDA Ties Hepatitis Outbreak to Organic Strawberries
U.S. and Canadian regulators are investigating a hepatitis outbreak that may be linked to fresh organic strawberries. In a joint weekend statement, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the Public Health Agency of Canada said illnesses in Minnesota, California, and Canada occurred after people consumed FreshKampo and H-E-B brand strawberries. The agencies said the strawberries were purchased between March 5 and April 25. They were sold at various U.S. retailers, including Aldi, Kroger, Safeway, Walmart, and Trader Joe’s. In Canada, the affected strawberries were sold between March 5-9 at Co-op stores in Alberta a...
Source: TIME: Health - May 31, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: DEE-ANN DURBIN / AP Tags: Uncategorized healthscienceclimate News Desk Public Health wire Source Type: news

Are These Stools Acholic?
Discussion Color can be difficult to discern and communicate. Stooling is an important part of overall health and an important harbinger of potential illness. Stooling consistency and color changes with food, environment, medication, and health conditions. For neonates and young infants, some hepatobiliary problems may not be seen at birth but in the next few days to weeks. This includes Alagille syndrome, biliary atresia and cystic fibrosis. It is not uncommon for these patients to have prolonged jaundice and therefore the diagnosis may be delayed with some presenting with increased jaundice, acholic stool and poor feedin...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - May 23, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news

2 cases of hepatitis in children in Massachusetts under investigation
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Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - May 11, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Boston News Health Seen On WBZ-TV Syndicated CBSN Boston Syndicated Local Hepatitis Source Type: news

The Alabama Doc Who Sounded the Alarm on Unusual Hepatitis in Kids
(MedPage Today) -- On a mid-October day in Birmingham, Alabama, Markus Buchfellner, MD, examined a young child admitted to Children's of Alabama with symptoms of vomiting, diarrhea and, most notably, a severe case of jaundice. It was the first... (Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease)
Source: MedPage Today Infectious Disease - May 7, 2022 Category: Infectious Diseases Source Type: news

CDC investigating 109 cases of hepatitis among children, five deaths
The cases of acute hepatitis have been found in 25 states and 20 countries. Scientists have been unable to pinpoint the cause. Doctors stress the cases remain rare and urge parents not to panic but be on alert for unusual signs such as jaundice, dark urine and light stool. (Source: Washington Post: To Your Health)
Source: Washington Post: To Your Health - May 6, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Frances Stead Sellers Source Type: news

Leading medical academy may scrap jaundice guidance for newborns that contains phrase 'black race'
The American Academy of Pediatrics, based in illinois, is reviewing its catalogue in order to 'eliminate racism'. It may dump the 20-page guidance because of a phrase it contains. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - May 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

What Scientists Know About the Unusual Hepatitis Cases in Children
Officials are exploring the possibility that a common adenovirus might be responsible for the unexplained cases, which remain rare. (Source: NYT Health)
Source: NYT Health - May 3, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Emily Anthes Tags: Hepatitis Liver Children and Childhood Viruses Jaundice Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Great Britain your-feed-health your-feed-science Source Type: news

Fatty liver disease: The warning signs of the ‘most severe stage’ - could lead to cancer
WHILE fatty liver disease is known for a lack of symptoms in the early stages of the disease, signs might pop up as the condition progresses. When you start noticing health problems, including jaundice, it could mean that your fatty liver disease has reached the "most severe stage". What's worse, this could lead to cancer. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 29, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Vaccine side effects: Immune-mediated hepatitis may be a cause for sudden outbreak
JAUNDICE has been a commonly reported side effect from the vaccine. Occasionally, this jaundice can develop into liver scarring and inflammation. (Source: Daily Express - Health)
Source: Daily Express - Health - April 28, 2022 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Jaundice in Adults (Hyperbilirubinemia)
Title: Jaundice in Adults (Hyperbilirubinemia)Category: Diseases and ConditionsCreated: 12/31/1997 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 4/27/2022 12:00:00 AM (Source: MedicineNet Digestion General)
Source: MedicineNet Digestion General - April 27, 2022 Category: Nutrition Source Type: news

What is in the Differential Diagnosis for Red, Orange or Yellow Skin Conditions?
Discussion This is the first in a short case series of differential diagnoses of colored skin conditions. A differential diagnosis by distribution and common pattern can be found here. For green, blue and violet conditions, a review can be found here. For black and white conditions, a review can be found here. For brown and grey conditions, a review can be found here. Note that any color can be a normal variant for an individual or is physiologic for a given state. The skin is the largest organ of the body. It can be easily examined but for many clinicians continues to be difficult to describe what they are seeing. Analo...
Source: PediatricEducation.org - April 25, 2022 Category: Pediatrics Authors: Pediatric Education Tags: Uncategorized Source Type: news