Medexicon

Are you a medical student or working in related fields? Or just a curious person by nature? Then our collection of common medical terms and concepts can help you better understand this fascinating side of science and art. The... necronomicon of medicine.

  • Jaundice [ gastroenterology ]

    Represents the yellowish-greenish pigmentation of the skin and whites of the eyes (sclera). Jaundice is caused by high levels of bilirubin in the organism which in turn can have multiple causes such as hemolytic anemia or liver failure among others.