direct bilirubin


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direct bilirubin

Bilirubin conjugated by the liver cells to form bilirubin diglucuronide, which is water-soluble and excreted in urine.
See also: bilirubin
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Thus, direct bilirubin was the key factor which determined post-operative and long term survival in patients with malignant obstructive jaundice.
Assessment of the fundamental accuracy of the Jendrassik-Grof total and direct bilirubin assays.
Conversely increase in globulin (142%), total bilirubin (70%), direct bilirubin (104%), blood urea nitrogen (33%), creatinine (65%) and uric acid (186%) show liver and kidney damage.
3 mg/dL in both men and women for direct bilirubin (McPherson and Pincus 2007).
Table 4: Total and direct bilirubin, ALT and AST Levels in rats administered repeated doses of CCl4 with concomitant Parinari curatellifolia root methanolic extract (2.
An interesting and progressive method determining the amount of both total and direct bilirubin (yellow) was described by Doumas.
Direct bilirubin is a measure of the amount of conjugated bilirubin, and is determined directly.
Before and after the treatment period of one week, complete blood count, prothrombin time, activated prothromboplastin time, serum alanine aminotransferase, aspartate aminotransferase, gamma glutamyl transpeptidase, total and direct bilirubin levels were measured.
5,6] Elevation of direct bilirubin constitute the pathological causes of jaundice & should be promptly treated either by medical or surgical means.
In our study the rats on high cholesterol diet showed a non significant increase in direct bilirubin and a highly significant increase in total bilirubin showing the hepatocellular injury (Figure 9) as is also revealed by the histopathololgical study when compared with its controls.
All it takes is a simple bike dynamo to operate the machine, which would yield the 23 medical results including glucose, urea, uric acid, heamoglobin, cholesterol, albumin, direct bilirubin, among others.
Plasma albumin, total bilirubin, direct bilirubin, creatinin, blood urea nitrogen, uric acid, glucose, total protein, and electrolyte parameters, including calcium, sodium, potassium, chloride, inorganic phosphate, and magnesium were measured by standard methods using an auto analyzer (Hitachi 7600-210; Hitachi, Tokyo, Japan).