Influence of Helicobacter pylori infection associated with iron deficiency anaemia on growth in pre-adolescent children

@article{Ferrara2009InfluenceOH,
  title={Influence of Helicobacter pylori infection associated with iron deficiency anaemia on growth in pre-adolescent children},
  author={M. Ferrara and L. Capozzi and R. Russo},
  journal={Hematology},
  year={2009},
  volume={14},
  pages={173 - 176}
}
  • M. Ferrara, L. Capozzi, R. Russo
  • Published 2009
  • Medicine
  • Hematology
  • Abstract In 102 children of both genders aged between 10 and 12 years affected by iron deficiency anaemia (IDA) from various causes, a retrospective study from 1999 to 2007 has been performed to investigate possible relationships between IDA and physical growth. Patients were divided into two groups according to gender. Hb, MCV, ferritin levels, HSDS and body mass index (BMI) were recorded to confirm the diagnosis and the height standard deviation scores were also evaluated. The causes of IDA… CONTINUE READING
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