Erythropoietin, erythropoesis and iron status in children after major surgical stress

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The aim of our study was to evaluate bone marrow stimulation and bone marrow response to post-operative anaemia in children after open heart surgery. In 16 children (age 5.7±0.9 years, weight 20.1±3.2 kg) serum erythropoietin, haematocrit, reticulocyte count, ferritin, transferrin saturation and C-reactive protein were assessed perioperatively after… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF02029355

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@article{Aufricht1995ErythropoietinEA, title={Erythropoietin, erythropoesis and iron status in children after major surgical stress}, author={Christoph Aufricht and Martina Ties and Ulli Salzer-Muhar and Maria Wimmer and Kurt R. Herkner and Ferdinand Haschke}, journal={European Journal of Pediatrics}, year={1995}, volume={154}, pages={458-461} }