Sonia Borno

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In order to determine the prevalence of anemia and the deficiency of vitamin A in children under 10 years, the concentration of hemoglobin, transferrin saturation, serum iron and the nutritional state of vitamin A were studied between 1999 and 2000, in 124 children with moderate malnutrition and 98 healthy children who attend triage consultation in the(More)
There are several hundred millions of malnourished children in the developing world. The high morbidity and mortality as well as many specific deficiencies have been extensively documented in this sad situation. On the contrary, essential fatty acid deficiency (EFAD) has only been dealt with scarcely and mainly in the extreme stages of kwashiorkor and(More)
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