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Clinical Severity of Acute Bilirubin-Induced Neurologic Dysfunction (BIND Score)

Purpose:

To determine the clinical severity of bilirubin-induced neurologic dysfunction in a jaundiced neonate using the BIND score of Johnson et al.

Specialty:

Nephrology, Urology, Obstetrics & Gynecology, Pedatrics, Genetics
Gastroenterology

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics, criteria for diagnosis, severity, prognosis, stage, complication detection

ICD-10:

P59.8

Description:

The clinical findings in a jaundiced neonate correlate with the severity of bilirubin-induced neurologic dysfunction (BIND). Johnson et al developed the BIND score to help identify an infant who requires more aggressive monitoring and management.

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