nutritional anaemia

nutritional anaemia

Anaemia resulting from nutritional deficiency, especially of protein and iron.
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There may be a need for early iron supplementation to these babies to prevent nutritional anaemia. Larger studies involving multiple centres and more cases are required to generate more evidences.
Determinants of nutritional anaemia in children less than five years age.
Pulmonary and diaphragmatic functions in chronic severe nutritional anaemia. Natl Med J India 1989;2:266-8.
Wheat flour is primarily fortified to prevent nutritional anaemia and birth defects of the brain and spine.
MA is the other major nutritional anaemia caused by vitamin [B.sub.12] or folate deficiency.
Iron deficiency in women.A report of the International Nutritional anaemia Consultative Group (INACG).
In developing countries, nutritional anaemia may be due to poor bioavailability of dietary iron, haemoglobinopathies, or intestinal parasites.
This is similar to what has been reported in other studies, [17, 27] and has been suggested to be a result of: malaria infection with poor immunity to malaria in this age group; nutritional anaemia due to poor complementary feeding practices; [7, 28] increase in body demand due to rapid growth; and increased activity due to achieved motor milestones.
Good sensitivity of bone marrow aspiration (94.4 %) was found in diagnosing Nutritional Anaemia. Only 02 cases were not diagnosed on bone marrow aspirate smear due to failed aspirate.
Nutritional anaemia, unlike other forms of anaemia, can be tackled by ensuring a diet rich in iron, protein, and vitamins C and A.

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