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Table 2 Possible etiology of hyperbilirubinemia in 184 G6PD normal male neonates

From: Neonatal Hyperbilirubinemia in infants with G6PD c.563C > T Variant

Causes Possible etiology n (%)
Isolated Sepsis 32(17.3)
Gestation period 35–36 weeks 26(14.1)
ABO or Rh compatibility 8(4.3)
Cephalhematoma 2(1.0)
Inborn error of metabolism 1(0.5)
More than one cause Gestation period 35–36 weeks and sepsis 39(21.1)
Gestation period 35–36 weeks, sepsis, ABO incompatibility 1(0.5)
Cephalhematoma and sepsis 1(0.5)
Unknown 77(41.8)
Total 184(100)