Can soluble transferrin receptor be used in diagnosing iron deficiency anemia and assessing iron response in infants with moderate acute malnutrition?


Bykkaragoz B., Akgun N. A. , Bulus A. D. , Aydogdu S. D. , BAL C.

ARCHIVOS ARGENTINOS DE PEDIATRIA, vol.115, no.2, pp.125-131, 2017 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 115 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2017
  • Doi Number: 10.5546/aap.2017.eng.125
  • Title of Journal : ARCHIVOS ARGENTINOS DE PEDIATRIA
  • Page Numbers: pp.125-131

Abstract

Objective. To evaluate the efficacy of soluble transferrin receptor (sTfR) in diagnosing iron deficiency anemia (IDA) and evaluating iron response in infants with moderate acute malnutrition (MAM).