pseudojaundice

pseudojaundice

 [soo″do-jawn´dis]
yellowness of the skin due to blood changes and not to liver disease.

pseu·do·ic·ter·us

(sū'dō-ik'tĕr-ŭs),
Yellowish discoloration of the skin not due to bile pigments, as in Addison disease.
Synonym(s): pseudojaundice

pseudojaundice

/pseu·do·jaun·dice/ (-jawn´dis) skin discoloration due to blood changes and not to liver disease.

pseudojaundice

[-jôn′dis]
Etymology: Gk, pseudes + Fr, jaune, yellow
a yellow discoloration of the skin that is not caused by hyperbilirubinemia. The excessive ingestion of carotene results in a form of pseudojaundice.

pseu·do·ic·ter·us

(sū'dō-ik'tĕr-ŭs)
A yellowish discoloration of the skin resembling jaundice but due to some substance other than bile pigments.
Synonym(s): pseudojaundice.

pseudojaundice

skin pigmentation characteristic of Addison's disease

pseudojaundice

yellowness of the skin due to blood changes and not to liver disease.