Reticulocyte hemoglobin content to diagnose iron deficiency in children.

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CONTEXT Early identification of iron deficiency in children is essential to prevent the damaging long-term consequences of this disease. However, it is not clear which indices should be included in a diagnostic panel for iron deficiency and iron deficiency anemia in children. OBJECTIVE To develop an effective approach for the diagnosis of iron deficiency… (More)

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@article{Brugnara1999ReticulocyteHC, title={Reticulocyte hemoglobin content to diagnose iron deficiency in children.}, author={Carlo Brugnara and David Zurakowski and James Dicanzio and Todd Boyd and Orah S. Platt}, journal={JAMA}, year={1999}, volume={281 23}, pages={2225-30} }