Iron Deficiency and Iron Deficiency Anemia in Children with Febrile Seizure

@inproceedings{Fallah2013IronDA,
  title={Iron Deficiency and Iron Deficiency Anemia in Children with Febrile Seizure },
  author={Roozbeh Fallah and Behnam Tirandazi and Sedighah Akhavan Karbasi and Maryam Ahmadi Golestan},
  booktitle={Iranian journal of pediatric hematology and oncology},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Febrile seizure (FS) is the most common childhood seizures which occur in 2-5% of children. Studies about association between iron deficiency and febrile seizure have shown contradictory results. The purpose of this study was to compare the iron status of children with first febrile seizure and healthy control group. MATERIALS AND METHODS In an analytic case-control study , iron status of 6 to 60 months old admitted children with first FS to Shahid Sadoughi Hospital from December… CONTINUE READING

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