Sentence Examples


  • When taken internally it is both a secretory and an excretory cholagogue, but so irritant and powerful that its use in cases of jaundice is generally undesirable.
  • Full in this rapid wake, and many fathoms in the rear, swam a huge, humped old bull, which by his comparatively slow progress, as well as by the unusual yellowish incrustations overgrowing him, seemed afflicted with the jaundice, or some other infirmity.
  • Jaundice is caused by too much of a yellow substance called bilirubin building up in the body.
  • The jaundice is deep with itchy skin, pale stools and dark urine containing bilirubin but no urobilinogen.
  • Jaundice is common in newborns as the liver is not sufficiently developed to efficiently remove bilirubin.

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