Marasmus

Known as: Nutritional atrophy, Nutritional marasmus, athrepsia 
 

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2006
2006
BACKGROUND It has been hypothesized that one factor associated with poor prognosis in kwashiorkor, but not in marasmus, is… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Persistent diarrhea-malnutrition syndrome is a complex of infection and immune failure that involves protein, calorie… (More)
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1998
1998
Marasmus and kwashiorkor are clinically distinct manifestations of severe malnutrition. This study tested the hypothesis that… (More)
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1993
1993
Kwashiorkor may occur when an imbalance between pro- and antioxidants in malnourished children results in an excess of free… (More)
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1988
1988
Peliosis hepatitis is a rare disorder previously seen in tuberculosis and malignant disorders and now seen with anabolic steroid… (More)
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1987
1987
Intellectual performance including IQ (Wechsler Intelligence Scale for Children-Revised) and conservation was measured at ages 11… (More)
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1984
1984
Sixty marasmic children and fifteen normal age-matched controls were investigated for the absorption of fats and proteins. Their… (More)
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1983
1983
To evaluate copper nutritional status and the effect of a Cu supplement during recuperation, 27 marasmic infants were selected on… (More)
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1977
1977
Twelve patients with recent weight loss to less than 85% of standard weight-height ratio and a serum albumin level of at least 3… (More)
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1972
Highly Cited
1972
The Eighth Joint Expert Committee on Nutrition of FAO and WHO1 emphasized the need for an accepted classification and definition… (More)
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