Neonatal Jaundice Quiz

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What percentage of term neonates experience clinically apparent jaundice during the 1st week of life?

60%

What is the primary source of bilirubin in the body?

Haemoglobin

What is the clinical significance of jaundice in neonates?

It is a sign of hyper-bilirubinemia

What percentage of preterm neonates experience clinically apparent jaundice during the 1st week of life?

80%

At what serum bilirubin level does clinically apparent jaundice occur in neonates?

$SB > 5mg/dl$

Test your knowledge of neonatal jaundice with this quiz by Dr. Olufemi K. Olaniyi, covering the identification of pathological jaundice, differentiation from physiological jaundice, causes, and evidence-based management options. Sharpen your understanding of this important neonatal condition.

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