The effect of riboflavin on the hematologic changes in iron supplementation of schoolchildren.

@article{Charoenlarp1980TheEO,
  title={The effect of riboflavin on the hematologic changes in iron supplementation of schoolchildren.},
  author={Pricha Charoenlarp and T Pholpothi and P Chatpunyaporn and Frank Peter Schelp},
  journal={The Southeast Asian journal of tropical medicine and public health},
  year={1980},
  volume={11 1},
  pages={
          97-103
        }
}
A supplementation trial was carried out in 101 children, 6-12 years of age, in 3 primary schools in a rural area. Their hemoglobin level and PCV (mean +/- SD) were 11.64 +/- 1.21 g/dl and 0.356 +/- 0.028 respectively, 74% of them were anemic and the hemoglobin level were correlated with the MCHC (P < .01) . Fifty-one per cent of them had hookworm infection and all those with hemoglobin levels below 10 g/dl had hookworm infection, but there was no difference in mean hemoglobin level between… CONTINUE READING

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