Is there an association between vitamin D level and iron deficiency in children?


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Cihan M. K. , Korgali E.

ARCHIVOS ARGENTINOS DE PEDIATRIA, vol.116, no.6, 2018 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 116 Issue: 6
  • Publication Date: 2018
  • Doi Number: 10.5546/aap.2018.eng.e736
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVOS ARGENTINOS DE PEDIATRIA

Abstract

Introduction. Vitamin D (VitD) affects the erythropoiesis. The aim of this study was to evaluate the association between maternal/child 25-OH VitD (25-OHD) levels and iron deficiency (ID) and anemia (IDA) in children aged 6 months-5 years.