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Side Effect: Increased Bilirubin (hyperbilirubinemia)

What is Increased Bilirubin (hyperbilirubinemia)?

What does Increased Bilirubin (hyperbilirubinemia) look like?

Who gets Increased Bilirubin (hyperbilirubinemia)?

Common causes of increased bilirubin include:

Patients with cancer can develop increased bilirubin levels due to various reasons:

How to prevent Increased Bilirubin (hyperbilirubinemia)

Prevention of elevated bilirubin levels in patients with cancer may involve:

How to treat Increased Bilirubin (hyperbilirubinemia)


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Created: April 10, 2024 Updated: April 10, 2024