[Anemia and deficiency of vitamin A in children evaluated in a nutritional attention center from Caracas].

@article{Abreu2005AnemiaAD,
  title={[Anemia and deficiency of vitamin A in children evaluated in a nutritional attention center from Caracas].},
  author={Jorge De Abreu and Sonia Borno and Maria D. Montilla and Elizabeth Dini},
  journal={Archivos latinoamericanos de nutricion},
  year={2005},
  volume={55 3},
  pages={
          226-34
        }
}
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 Centro de Atención Nutricional Infantil Antímano (CANIA, Caracas) by means of plasma retinol test (high performance liquid chromatography… CONTINUE READING

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