phototherapy for jaundice

What is Bilirubin? | What is Phototherapy?

What is bilirubin and why does your infant look jaundiced?  One way to monitor jaundice is by checking bilirubin levels.  Bilirubin is the by-product of red blood cell breakdown.  When babies are first born the jaudice level or bilirubin level does increase most of the time.  As long as bilirubin is at a “safe” level […]

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