Reprint from the Lancet, July 20th, 1912.
|Statement||by Hugh T. Ashby.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||14|
Iron deficiency anaemia as the most common nutrition disorder has only marginal reduction globally during recent decades, with the highest burden in pregnant women and young children. Insufficient iron storage and/or excessive loss of iron are common causes of iron deficiency anaemia. Therefore, understanding the complexity of the regulatory network Cited by: 2. New Y N.Y. Iron Metabolism and Iron Deficiency Anemia Marion E. Erlandson, M.D. REFERENCES 1. T.L. Althausen, Hemachromatosis. Investigation of Twenty-Three Cases, with Special Reference to Etiology, Nutrition, Iron Metabolism and Studies of Hepatic and Pancreatic Function Arch. Int. Med. () and others by: If left untreated during infancy, childhood, and adolescence, anemia and iron-associated cognitive defects may conceivably be passed between generations much like genetic traits. Unless the iron deficiency is treated at some stage of life, the cycle of iron deficiency from mother to child may remain unbroken for several by: 37 out of cases had iron deficiency anemia (%), where as 22 out of controls were found to have iron deficiency anemia (22%). The difference in relation to iron deficiency anaemia among the two groups was significant (pCited by: 2.
In early childhood anaemia cause irreversible cognitive deficits and represents a higher risk of child mortality. The consequences of anaemia in infancy are a . This book summarizes information related to public health measures on the prevention, detection, and management of iron deficiency anemia. It presents draft guidelines and recommendations related to this area, as applicable in primary health care and public health clinic settings, and it formulates recommendations for research. see more details iron deficiency anaemia Subject Category: Diseases, Disorders, and Symptoms see more details in infancy and hypochromic microcytic anaemia of adult life. An important factor in the causation of the anaemia in early childhood is the relatively small amount of acid normally contained in the gastric by: 9. The Association Between Iron Deficiency and Febrile Seizures in Childhood Article (PDF Available) in Clinical Pediatrics 48(4) March .
Iron-deficiency anemia (IDA), defined as iron deficiency (serum ferritin Cited by: If this is the first time you use this feature, you will be asked to authorise Cambridge Core to connect with your account. Find out more about sending content to Google Drive. Unexpectedly high early prevalence of anaemia in 6-month-old breast-fed infants in Cited by: Increased demands for iron, such as foetal growth in pregnancy, and children undergoing rapid growth spurts in infancy and adolescence, can also cause iron deficiency anaemia. In Low and Lower-Middle-Income countries, the prevalence of anaemia in infancy remains high. In early childhood anaemia cause irreversible cognitive deficits and represents a higher risk of child mortality. The consequences of anaemia in infancy are a major barrier to overcome poverty traps. The aim of this study was to analyse, based on a multi-level approach, different factors Cited by: 3.