Objectives. Understand pathway where bilirubin comes from. Physiologic vs Pathologic Hyperbilirubinemia. Understand the risk for Kernicterus . Understand why we care ...
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Kernicterus is a pathology term, ... • Do not measure bilirubin levels routinely in babies who are not visibly jaundiced ... Neonatal jaundice education presentation
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... Due to immaturity of the enzymes involved in bilirubin conjugation High levels of unconjugated bilirubin ... known as kernicterus If bilirubin levels ...
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Bilirubin. The yellow breakdown product of normal heme catabolism. The principle pigment in bile. Bilirubin circulates in the bloodstream in two forms:
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... Onset seen at bilirubin levels > 3.0 mg/dL Kernicterus Yellow staining of the meninges of the brain due to bilirubin Found in newborns Causes brain ...
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The Normal Newborn: Assessment, Care, ... Increased Bilirubin Levels Jaundice in the 1st ... Hepatic Function Increased Bilirubin Levels Kernicterus Neurologic ...
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Overview Introduction Jaundice in newborns and kernicterus Infant ... permanent brain damage from very high bilirubin levels ... Jaundice Noted in the First 24 ...
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This hyperbilirubinemia subsequently causes increased levels of bilirubin in ... Obstructive Jaundice ... of bilirubin,a condition known as kernicterus ...
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Bilirubin Metabolism in the Liver. Uptake of Bilirubin by hepatocytes: Bilirubin dissociates from its carrier albumin & enters hepatocytes. Conjugation
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Red Blood Cell Breakdown. Hemoglobin in RBC’s is broken down to bilirubin. Bilirubin is excreted in bile and urine, and elevated levels may indicate certain diseases.
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Decreased clearance of bilirubin from the plasma due to decrease levels of ligandin and uridine ... Most serious complication is kernicterus (bilirubin pigment ...
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Background. Exchange transfusion is recommended for newborns with total serum bilirubin (TSB) levels thought to place them at risk for cerebral palsy (CP).
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Kernicterus: * Bilirubin deposits typically in ... No evidence shows that this practice is of practical value in neonates with normal albumin levels. Side effects of ...
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First use of phototherapy History 1970s Bilirubin toxicity at lower levels? ... Kernicterus rare if Total Serum Bilirubin (TSB) kept < 20 mg/dl RCT: ...
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We no longer see the high bilirubin levels that necessitate double volume exchange transfusion. History. Kernicterus. Why do we Worry? Unconjugated bilirubin ...
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Kernicterus (bilirubin encephalopathy) can result from untreated hypergbilirubinemia with bilirubin levels at or higher than 20 mg/dl → mental retardation.
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Neonatal Anesthesia ... low serum protein levels are liable to get Kernicterus (bilirubin encephalopathy) due to increased levels of unconjugated serum bilirubin.
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NEURO-FOR-THE-NOT-SO-NEURO-MINDED ... Athetoid (slow, writhing movements) cerebral palsy—kernicterus (elevated bilirubin levels in newborns) ...
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Jaundice and Kernicterus in the Newborn B. Paul Choate, M.D. Fort Carson MEDDAC Introduction Neonatal jaundice affects 60% of term babies and 80% of pre-term babies ...
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Bilirubin is a Neurotoxin Who is ... But kernicterus, ... A small percentage of babies with jaundice have dangerously elevated levels of a naturally occurring ...
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Rh blood system. Difference between ... or damage to motor areas of brain due to deposition of bilirubin in the neuronal cells--- Kernicterus. ... to minimize the ...
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Formation of bilirubin. The first step in the degradation of heme is catalyzed by the microsomalhemeoxygenase system of the reticuloendothelial cells.
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Physical Examination – Assessment of Gestational Age. Two primary evaluation tools used to determine gestational age. Dubowitz Scale. Ballard Scale
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Without therapy unconjugated/indirect bilirubin can reach toxic levels ... Kernicterus and Acute Bilirubin Encephalopathy . ... Blood and Blood Component Therapy
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Epidemiology . HCC is the fifth most common cancer and the third most frequent cause of cancer death worldwide, with an estimated 560,000 new cases per year.
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HIGH RISK NEONATES Presented by Ann ... in hemolysis of fetal RBCs HYPERBILIRUBINEMIA Complications of Hemolytic Disease Kernicterus ... High levels of glucose cross ...
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Kernicterus Developmental Pediatrics Louis Meng, PL2 November 12th 2002 History Earliest work on jaundice from Baumes-1785, and Hervieux-1847 Kernicterus was first ...
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Conversion of Amino Acids to Specialized Products . 1. Overview . In addition to serving as building blocks for proteins, ...
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(at therapeutically attainable levels) ... Neutropenia Kernicterus in neonates Dicloxicillin Oral NOT equivalent to IV Ox ... Penicillins and Cephalosporins Author:
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Fetal Haemolytic Disease ... Increased bilirubin Jaundice postnatally Kernicterus Prevention Anti-D after any ... Serial measurements of Anti-D levels.
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Hyperbilirubinemia Case 1 5 day old ... Serum Bilirubin Level and Kernicterus in 229 Infants ... follow up and check bilirubin levels Risk Factors Without Hemolysis ...
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Cerebral Palsy: The Stigma, The Fears and The ... Kernicterus (excessively high bilirubin ... The GMFCS describes the functional characteristics in five levels, ...
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... conditions leading to abnormal levels. ... Complications: anemia; hyperbilirubinemia; kernicterus. Excess unconjugated bilirubin from red cell breakdown.
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Sedatives, Hypnotics & Anxiolytics. Dr. Sana ... If given repeatedly stores saturate and levels increase leading ... Enzyme induction causes metabolism of bilirubin, ...
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... ALTERED KINETICS IN PEDIATRICS. ... bilirubin and contribute to high levels of bilirubin in neonate and infants. Displaced bilirubin can cross the blood brain ...
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Urine Osmolality. Increased levels: SIADH . ADH is inappropriately secreted despite factors normally would inhibit its secretion. As a result, large quantities of ...
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Follow the serum bilirubin level and treat according to the ... End Tidal Carbon Monoxide levels in 20 ... and reduce the risk of BIND and kernicterus ...
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-Levels can be decreased in patients with ... Compete with bilirubin for binding sites on serum albumin and can cause kernicterus in newborns; can also cause ...
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Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia ... conjugating enzymes Pre-term infants can develop encephalopathy or kernicterus at lower total bilirubin levels Indirect ...
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Common Neonatal Problems. SafiyaKhamis Al-butaini. ... They are also more likely to develop kernicterus, ... High levels bilirubin may require phototherapy or ...
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Age and Pharmacokinetics Pediatric and Geriatric Considerations ... Most important in displacement of bilirubin from albumin resulting in toxicity (kernicterus) ...
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Neurolemma. Why is the plasma membrane (neurolemma) of a neuron so important? It is the site of electrical signaling – plays a crucial role in cell to cell ...
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Chronic Bilirubin Encephalopathy (Kernicterus) ... treatment with phototherapy effectively lowers serum bilirubin levels and diminishes the need for treatment ...
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Title: Neonatal Unconjugated Hyperbilirubinemia Author: Pediatrics Last modified by: chiefs Created Date: 10/4/2005 2:02:11 AM Document presentation format
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Identify the issue: societal awareness of kernicterus ... adverse outcome with high bilirubin levels (CDC, AAP, JCAHO ... KERNICTERUS AS A “NEVER EVENT” FOR ...
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2-Give the proper dose for sufficient time to maintain sufficiently high levels of the ... Kernicterus . when given in last 2 ... sulfonamides compete with bilirubin ...
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Aims & Objectives. To know how to diagnose and manage life-threatening infections. To know how to diagnose and manage common infections . To understand how to ...
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Jaundice/ kernicterus. ... Bilirubin Metabolism. ... Results from high levels of oxygen administration and mechanical ventilation. Question #14.
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Prep trials to prevent transmission with oral agents in women. FEM Prep trial of TDF/FTC: trial discontinued due to lack of efficacy. VOICE study: oral TDF arm halted ...
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