When are serum total and conjugated bilirubin levels indicated for the diagnosis of conjugated hyperbilirubinemia?

Updated: Jul 31, 2019
  • Author: Richard A Weisiger, MD, PhD; Chief Editor: BS Anand, MD  more...
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For formula-fed infants who are jaundiced after age 2 weeks or otherwise-well breast-fed infants who are icteric at age 3 weeks, obtain serum total and conjugated bilirubin levels. [13]


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