0 Breast Milk vs Feeding Jaundice

Reactions: 


Breast Milk Jaundice
Breast Feeding Jaundice

Because of pigment in breast milk which inhibits conjugation.
Because of decrease feeding and increased enterohepatic circulation.

At day 14 , approx. 20-30 mg/dl

At around Day 3 of life
Can also occur in next pregnancy


Treatment :
Temporary interruption of breast feeding for
48 – 72 hrs
Ensuring breast milk.





No comments:

Post a Comment

Ask your doubts / point out towards any error / show appreciation / explain anything you wish to.

Related Posts Plugin for WordPress, Blogger...
To Search for a "particular word" on "the page on your screen" , press Ctrl + F and then type the word you need to search on the visible page.

eg: If you need to search the word "Anatomy" on this page -- Press "Ctrl + F" , (a box will appear) and then type Anatomy in the box that has appeared.