4: Transcutaneous Bilirubin Measurement
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Transcutaneous bilirubin measurement in newborn infants: evaluation of a new spectrophotometric method.
Transcutaneous bilirubin measurements and serum total bilirubin levels in indigenous African infants.
2) In general, there is good agreement between transcutaneous bilirubin measurement
and serum bilirubin.
Recommendations are made for intervention earlier than recommended previously by the old guidelines and are based on serum or transcutaneous bilirubin measurements
Studies have varied in their assessment of the accuracy of transcutaneous bilirubin assessment; poor to excellent agreement between transcutaneous bilirubin measurements
and bilirubin measured in plasma has been reported (1-3, 5-9).