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For patients who did not have simultaneous testing for DB/CB, 26 patients were younger than 14 days of age at the time of their first total bilirubin test.
Of the 33 720 conjugated bilirubin tests routinely performed on the Beckman Coulter AU5400 and AU2700 chemistry analyzers during a 6-month period, there were 103 samples with falsely elevated conjugated bilirubin results (conjugated bilirubin > total bilirubin), producing a false positive rate of 0.3% for these samples.
Such a practice would require a careful decision so that false negative values do not prevent appropriate serum bilirubin test from being done.
As Kyle was clinically well, then a split bilirubin test in the community would have been appropriate.
The retrospective study compared data on 8,974 normal babies delivered in the 8 months before and the 8 months after introduction of the BiliChek transcutaneous bilirubin test in 2003 at the University of Texas, Galveston.