The responsibilities of physicians and patients' rights Hekim sorumluluǧu ve hasta haklari

USKUN E., Kirbiyik S.

SENDROM, vol.15, no.1, pp.98-108, 2003 (Scopus) identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 15 Issue: 1
  • Publication Date: 2003
  • Journal Name: SENDROM
  • Journal Indexes: Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.98-108
  • Süleyman Demirel University Affiliated: Yes


Jaundice is a clinical entity in which sclera, skin and mucous membranes turn to yellow colored due to the increase in serum bilirubin concentration. Many etiological factors, primarily liver diseases and bile duct diseases, may be responsible for jaundice. In this article, we aimed to review the general management of a patient with jaundice beginning from history of the patient, diagnostic evaluation, differential diagnosis and treatment algorithms consequently.