Is there a relationship between low vitamin D and rotaviral diarrhea?

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BACKGROUND For children under 5 years of age, 1700 000 000 episodes of diarrhea are seen worldwide, and death occurs in 700 000 of these cases due to diarrhea. Rotavirus is an important cause of diarrhea in this age group, and many studies have shown that vitamin D plays a pivotal role in the immune system, as well as in antimicrobial peptide gene… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/ped.12809

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