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The relationship of gestational age to reserve albumin concentration for binding of bilirubin.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  3236087     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The authors studied bilirubin binding ability in the umbilical cord serum of 68 newborn infants ranging in gestational age from 18 to 42 weeks. There was no correlation between gestational age and the binding fraction (i.e., the ratio of the potential bilirubin binding concentration to the albumin concentration). Previous reports of the relationship between gestational age and bilirubin binding ability used bilirubin data derived from samples drawn at variable times after birth and probably reflect the unexplained effect of illness on bilirubin binding.
Authors:
A Robertson; C Sharp; W Karp
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of perinatology : official journal of the California Perinatal Association     Volume:  8     ISSN:  0743-8346     ISO Abbreviation:  J Perinatol     Publication Date:  1988  
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1989-04-26     Completed Date:  1989-04-26     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  8501884     Medline TA:  J Perinatol     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  17-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Department of Pediatrics, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta 30912.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Bilirubin / blood*
Fetal Blood / analysis
Gestational Age*
Humans
Infant, Newborn
Protein Binding
Regression Analysis
Serum Albumin / analysis*
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Serum Albumin; 635-65-4/Bilirubin

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