Middle East Journal of Rehabilitation and Health

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Evaluating the Diagnostic Value of Skin Bilirubin in Comparison with Plasma Bilirubin to Identify Hyperbilirubinemia in Healthy Babies

Navid Danaei 1 , Somayeh lotfpour 2 , Raheb Ghorbani 3 , Alireza Emadi 4 and Shamsollah Nooripour 1 , *
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1 Department of Pediatric, Amiralmomenin Hospital, School of Medicine, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, IR Iran
2 Student Research Committee, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, IR Iran
3 Social Determinants of Health Research Center, Community Medicine Department, School of Medicine, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, IR Iran
4 Department of Information Technology, Semnan University of Medical Sciences, Semnan, IR Iran
Article information
  • Middle East Journal of Rehabilitation and Health: January 01, 2016, 3 (1); e33493
  • Published Online: January 27, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: October 11, 2015
  • Revised: December 16, 2015
  • Accepted: December 19, 2015
  • DOI: 10.17795/mejrh-33493

To Cite: Danaei N, lotfpour S, Ghorbani R, Emadi A, Nooripour S. Evaluating the Diagnostic Value of Skin Bilirubin in Comparison with Plasma Bilirubin to Identify Hyperbilirubinemia in Healthy Babies, Middle East J Rehabil Health Stud. 2016 ; 3(1):e33493. doi: 10.17795/mejrh-33493.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnote
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