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    Galactosemia

    Galactosemia is a recessive hereditary metabolic disorder in which the enzyme necessary to convert galactose into glucose is missing.

    Pyloric Stenosis

    Pyloric stenosis, also known as infantile hypertrophic pyloric stenosis (IHPS), is the most common cause of intestinal obstruction in infancy.

    Blood Anatomy and Physiology

    Blood is the “river of life” that surges within us. It transports everything that must be carried from one place to another within the body- nutrients, wastes (headed for elimination from the body) and body heat through blood vessels. Long before modern medicine, blood was viewed as magical, because when it drained from the body, life departed as well.

    Bile Duct Stones (Choledocholithiasis)

    Diseases of the gallbladder and the biliary tract are common, and in most cases, painful conditions frequently require surgery and may be life-threatening.

    Sickle Cell Anemia

    Sickle cell anemia is a severe hemolytic anemia that results from inheritance of the sickle hemoglobin gene.

    4 Hyperbilirubinemia Nursing Care Plans

    Here are four (4) nursing care plans for Hyperbilirubinemia (Neonatal Jaundice):

    The Newborn

    Everyone is anxious about the health of the little one, so it is best to know the normal profile and activities of the newborn.

    NURSING ESSENTIALS