What is Jaundice ?

Definition of jaundice The term jaundice or icterus describe the yellow pigmentation of skin, sclerae, and mucous membranes produced by increased serum bilirubin (hyperbilirubinemia). ┬áJaundice, the most colourful and often the earliest sign of a variety of liver and biliary disease, is a starting point for evaluating many of these disorders. Serum bilirubin normally ranges … Continue reading “What is Jaundice ?”