Low vitamin D levels are associated with both iron deficiency and anemia in children and adolescents.

Abstract

BACKGROUND We aimed to examine the association between vitamin D deficiency and anemia in a nationally representative sample of Korean children and adolescents. METHODS Cross-sectional data on 2526 children and adolescents aged 10-20 years from the Korea National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey-V (2010-2012) were used. Anemia was defined according… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/08880018.2014.983623

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