congenital jaundice


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Related to congenital jaundice: congenital anemia

congenital jaundice

Etymology: L, congenitus, born with; Fr, jaune, yellow
jaundice present at birth or during the first 24 hours of life. It is usually caused by poorly developed bile ducts.

congenital jaundice

Jaundice occurring at or shortly after birth.
See also: jaundice
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