What is included in inpatient treatment of breast milk jaundice?

Updated: Dec 07, 2017
  • Author: Prashant G Deshpande, MD; Chief Editor: Muhammad Aslam, MD  more...
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If the infant has not been discharged with the parent, it is important to monitor the baby's daily weights and serum bilirubin concentration for the need for phototherapy as well as assess the caloric intake. Once the serum bilirubin concentration is determined to be within a safe range (


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