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Hyperbilirubinemia MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Hyperbilirubinemia
Tree Number(s)
C23.550.429
Unique ID
D006932
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D006932
Scope Note
A condition characterized by an abnormal increase of BILIRUBIN in the blood, which may result in JAUNDICE. Bilirubin, a breakdown product of HEME, is normally excreted in the BILE or further catabolized before excretion in the urine.
Entry Term(s)
Bilirubinemia
NLM Classification #
WI 703
Entry Combination
congenital:Hyperbilirubinemia, Hereditary
Date Established
1966/01/01
Date of Entry
1999/01/01
Revision Date
2006/07/05
Hyperbilirubinemia Preferred
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