Risk of hyperbilirubinemia in breast-fed infants.


OBJECTIVE To investigate the risk factors for hyperbilirubinemia in infants who are exclusively breast-fed. STUDY DESIGN A prospective study was conducted to investigate the effects of birth body weight, sex, mode of delivery, glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency, variant UDP-glucuronosyltransferase 1A1 (UGT1A1) gene, and hepatic solute… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jpeds.2011.03.042


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