Simon Wendy, Author at Psychiatry Advisor

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Hyperbilirubinemia

Hyperbilirubinemia I. Problem/Condition. Liver enzymes are frequently checked during inpatient hospitalization, and elevated serum bilirubin is a common finding. This hyperbilirubinemia is often caused by an underlying hepatic or hematologic derangement, but can also be a benign finding. The astute clinician must be able to identify the underlying cause when appropriate. Bilirubin is a normal…

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