physiologic jaundice

noun Pathology.

a transitory jaundice that affects some infants for the first few days after birth. Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Medicine definitions for physiologic jaundice

physiologic jaundice


Mild jaundice of newborns caused mainly by functional immaturity of the liver.physiologic icterus
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