Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency among children attending the Emergency Paediatric Unit of Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria

@inproceedings{Isaac2013Glucose6phosphateDD,
  title={Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency among children attending the Emergency Paediatric Unit of Usmanu Danfodiyo University Teaching Hospital, Sokoto, Nigeria},
  author={IZ Isaac and AS Mainasara and Osaro Erhabor and ST Omojuyigbe and MK Dallatu and LS Bilbis and T C Adias},
  booktitle={International journal of general medicine},
  year={2013}
}
Glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase (G6PD) deficiency is one of the most common human enzyme deficiencies in the world. It is particularly common in populations living in malaria-endemic areas, affecting more than 400 million people worldwide. This present study was conducted with the aim of determining the prevalence of G6PD deficiency among children… CONTINUE READING