Steroid use in sepsis-induced conjugated hyperbilirubinemia: Report of one case

Jinn Li Wang, Tsong Yih Ou, Chun Nan Chen, Ein Yiao Shen

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

摘要

We report a girl with acute lymphoblastic leukemia who developed severe conjugated hyperbilirubinemia (total bilirubin 34.32 mg/dl, direct bilirubin 26.94 mg/dl) following gram-negative (Escherichia coli) sepsis. Despite broad-spectrum antibiotics, her hyperbilirubinemia progressed. Her mental status deteriorated and steroid therapy (hydrocortisone 8 mg/kg/d) was initiated. Her condition then recovered rapidly. Based on our findings, we suggest that steroid may help to treat progressive conjugated hyperbilirubinemia due to gram-negative sepsis.
原文英語
期刊Acta Paediatrica Taiwanica
48
發行號3
出版狀態已發佈 - 五月 2007

指紋

Hyperbilirubinemia
Sepsis
Steroids
Bilirubin
Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
Hydrocortisone
Escherichia coli
Anti-Bacterial Agents
Therapeutics

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

引用此文

Wang, J. L., Ou, T. Y., Chen, C. N., & Shen, E. Y. (2007). Steroid use in sepsis-induced conjugated hyperbilirubinemia: Report of one case. Acta Paediatrica Taiwanica, 48(3).

Steroid use in sepsis-induced conjugated hyperbilirubinemia : Report of one case. / Wang, Jinn Li; Ou, Tsong Yih; Chen, Chun Nan; Shen, Ein Yiao.

於: Acta Paediatrica Taiwanica, 卷 48, 編號 3, 05.2007.

研究成果: 雜誌貢獻文章

Wang, Jinn Li ; Ou, Tsong Yih ; Chen, Chun Nan ; Shen, Ein Yiao. / Steroid use in sepsis-induced conjugated hyperbilirubinemia : Report of one case. 於: Acta Paediatrica Taiwanica. 2007 ; 卷 48, 編號 3.
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