Unconjugated (indirect) hyperbilirubinemia: Unconjugated ...
Icterus of sclera and tongue base (levels >2.5 mg/dL)
Isotonic IV fluid therapy if dehydrated
Supplemental oxygen, cardiac monitoring
Nasogastric suction and bladder catheterization
No evidence of infection (evaluate as outpatient)
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277.4 Disorders of bilirubin excretion
774.6 Unspecified fetal and neonatal jaundice
782.4 Jaundice, unspecified, not of newborn
E80.6 Other disorders of bilirubin metabolism
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