IRANIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.24, no.3, pp.267-272, 2014 (SCI-Expanded)
Article / Article
IRANIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS
Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
Newborn, Jaundice, Phototheraphy, Eosinophil, Asthma, BILIRUBIN, ANTIOXIDANT, RISK
Acibadem Mehmet Ali Aydinlar University Affiliated:
Objective: Newborns who suffer from jaundice and/or receive phototherapy (PT) are at a higher risk of developing asthma. In this study we aimed to investigate the relationship between bilirubin and peripheral eosinophil counts in newborns with severe hyperbilirubinemia needing PT.