[Concentration of plasma beta-carotene in cystic fibrosis children with pancreatic insufficiency].

Abstract

Patients with cystic fibrosis (CF) have significantly decreased plasma concentrations of antioxidant vitamins which is considered to result both from fat malabsorption and from chronic pulmonary infection. The aim of this study was to investigate levels of vitamin A and beta-carotene in plasma of CF subjects with pancreatic exocrine insufficiency. In thirty… (More)

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@article{LaskowskaKlita2002ConcentrationOP, title={[Concentration of plasma beta-carotene in cystic fibrosis children with pancreatic insufficiency].}, author={Teresa Laskowska-Klita and Magdalena Chełchowska}, journal={Medycyna wieku rozwojowego}, year={2002}, volume={6 3}, pages={267-72} }