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hyperbilirubinemia

[ hahy-per-bil-uh-roo-buh-nee-mee-uh ]
/ ˌhaɪ pərˌbɪl əˌru bəˈni mi ə /
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noun Pathology.
an abnormally high level of bilirubin in the blood, manifested by jaundice, anorexia, and malaise, occurring in association with liver disease and certain hemolytic anemias.
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Origin of hyperbilirubinemia

First recorded in 1920–25; hyper- + bilirubin + -emia
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