Jaundiced sentence example
- However, I feel we might benefit from a rather jaundiced look at them.
- The liver becomes swollen, and the patient becomes jaundiced with yellowing of the eyes and skin.
- Erythroblastosis fetalis overwhelms the removal system, and high levels of bilirubin accumulate, causing hyperbilirubinemia, a condition in which the baby becomes jaundiced.
- Performance of the bilirubin test itself is a precaution against the serious consequences that can occur when bilirubin levels continue to rise in jaundiced infants.
- Though full-term babies may become slightly jaundiced, premature babies are more sensitive to the effects of excess bilrubin.Advertisement
- Yet in Japan, the practice is still viewed with something of a jaundiced eye by the upper classes as a practice fit only for the lower classes, street walkers and gangsters.
- If, after surgery for biliary atresia, an infant becomes jaundiced, has a high temperature for more than 24 hours, or if there is a change in the color of the stools or urine.
- Jaundice comes from the French word jaune, which means yellow; thus a jaundiced baby is one whose skin color appears yellow due to bilirubin.
- Thus, if an infant begins to appear jaundiced, bilirubin levels will be ordered to determine the severity.
- The test may be repeated frequently in a jaundiced newborn to assure that bilirubin levels are dropping.Advertisement
- Although death may occur in about 15% of the jaundiced patients, death without jaundiced patients, death without jaundice is virtually unknown.
- My slightly jaundiced view of the town wasn't improved by the difficulty of finding directions to the Museum of Antiquities.
- Its a bit of a balancing act as she is very jaundiced and i don't want her to go too long.
- A few inches away writhes a scrawny boy, born one month prematurely, also jaundiced.
- If the body accumulates an excess of bilirubin, it turns yellow (jaundiced).Advertisement
- Peltigera canin g, which formed the basis of the celebrated " pulvis antilyssus " of Dr Mead, long regarded as a sovereign cure for hydrophobia; Platysma juniperinum, lauded as a specific in jaundice, no doubt on the similia similibus principle from a resemblance between its yellow colour and that of the jaundiced skin; Peltidea aphthosa, which on the same principle was regarded by the Swedes, when boiled in milk, as an effectual remedy for the aphthae or rash on their children.