Obstructive Jaundice

Jaundice = Bilirubin > 1mg/dl

  • Hyperbilirubinemia:
    • Non-conjugated
      • Overproduction of bilirubin
      • Decreased liver uptake
      • Impaired conjugation
    • Conjugated
      • Hepatocellular dis.
      • Decreased canalicular excretion
      • Biliary obstruction