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Jaundice, 4 months back - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi
Doctor :   How can i helpyoui
User :   Hi, I had jaundice 4 months before after that I was checking my bilirubine level
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   continue
User :   It was 10 earlier and it came down drastically
User :   it was 1.23 one month before
User :   I was strictly following the dieting
User :   last week when I checked it was 1.48
User :   as per the lab report the normal level is 1.2
Doctor :   Dont worry
User :   Direct bilirubin was .18
Doctor :   That is fine
Doctor :   both are doing fine
Doctor :   total and direct
User :   ok
User :   do I need to check again this weekend
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   do it
Doctor :   and follow the diet as per advicse
User :   I learnt from my doctor that, it will take few months to come down
User :   like less than 1
Doctor :   See the normal is 1.2 to 1.5
Doctor :   it varies from lab to lab
Doctor :   so dont worry

Doctor :   as long as it is coming under normal
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