Medical Definition of Bilirubin encephalopathy

1. Disorder due to jaundice in a newborn baby with high blood levels of the pigment bilirubin that is deposited in the brain resulting in damage. The level of bilirubin is monitored in newborns to determine whether treatment is needed to prevent kernicterus. With brain affected, it is also called bilirubin encephalopathy. (12 Dec 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Bilirubin Encephalopathy

bilious headache
bilious pneumonia
bilious remittent fever
bilious remittent malaria
bilious typhoid of Griesinger
bilious vomit
biliously
biliousness
biliousnesses
bilipid
biliprasin
biliptysis
bilirachia
bilirubin
bilirubin UDP-glucuronyltransferase
bilirubin encephalopathy (current term)
bilirubin glucuronoside glucuronosyltransferase
bilirubin monoglucuronide transglucuronidase
bilirubinaemia
bilirubinemia
bilirubinglobulin
bilirubinoids
bilirubins
bilirubinuria
biliteral
biliteralism
bilitherapy
bilitranslocase
biliuria
biliverdin

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