Hypophosphataemia among Severely-malnourished Children: Case Series

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Phosphorus is an essential substance in our body, and hypophosphataemia (HP) is well-described in rickets, refeeding syndrome, diabetic ketoacidosis (DKA), and in chronic alcohol-abuse. However, to our knowledge, HP among severely-malnourished children has not been studied in detail, and information on prevalence, severity, and treatment is scarce… (More)

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@inproceedings{Yoshimatsu2012HypophosphataemiaAS, title={Hypophosphataemia among Severely-malnourished Children: Case Series}, author={Shoji Yoshimatsu and Mohammod Jobayer Chisti and Md. Iqbal Hossain and Md. M. Islam and Takashi Fukushima and Yukiko Wagatsuma and Jonathan Harvey Smith and Ryo Sumazaki and Tahmeed Ahmed}, booktitle={Journal of health, population, and nutrition}, year={2012} }