Dictionary of Human Evolution and Biology

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Jaundice

Yellowing aspect to the skin caused by hyperbilirubinemia and the abnormal deposition of bile pigment in the skin and mucous membranes; among other factors, can be due to hemolytic disease of the newborn.

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