* J aundice* by saima faizi 1 st semester 2013. O ver v iew. Jaundice and its effect Types of jaundice Symptoms Causes Reference. Jaundice definition and its effect .1.
Jaundice is also called icterus, when the skin and the white of eyes become a yellow colour. people with jaundice have a problem with their liver, which stops it from removing dead.
There are three types of jaundice, including
Jaundice is a sign that the liver is not working.it may be cause by blockage of bile ducts which release bile salt and pigment in to the intestine. The bile then is mixed with blood and this gives a yellow colour of skin. The blockage of the ducts could be caused by: