Margareth Lopes Galvão Saron

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CONTEXT Chronic liver disease may induce to malabsorption of lipids and fat-soluble vitamins, leading to injury of nutritional status. OBJECTIVES To evaluate the nutritional status of pediatric-age patients with autoimmune hepatitis and biliary atresia related to serum levels of vitamins A, D and E and the disease severity. METHODS This controlled(More)
INTRODUCTION Parenteral nutrition (PN) formulations are commonly individualized, since their standardization seem inadequate for the pediatric population. This study aimed to evaluate the nutritional state and the reasons for PN individualization in pediatric patients using PN hospitalized in a tertiary hospital in Campinas, São Paulo. METHODS This(More)
CONTEXT Zinc deficiency in children and adolescents impairs their growing, development and immune system. OBJECTIVES To verify the existence of plasma and leukocyte zinc deficiency in adolescents with autoimmune hepatitis. METHODS The study comprised 23 patients with autoimmune hepatitis, aged 10-18 years, assisted at the Ambulatory Service of Pediatric(More)
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