The Immune System in Children with Malnutrition—A Systematic Review

Author: Maren Johanne Heilskov Rytter et al.
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Abstract

Malnourished children have increased risk of dying, with most deaths caused by infectious diseases. One mechanism behind this may be impaired immune function. However, this immune deficiency of malnutrition has not previously been systematically reviewed.

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Type Journal article
Language English
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PubMed URL http://journals.plos.org/plosone/article?id=10.1371/journal.pone.0105017
Journal PLoS ONE
Volume 9
Year 2014
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