John Libbey Eurotext

Médecine thérapeutique / Pédiatrie

Abnormalities in hepatic function and morphology during severe acute malnutrition in children aged 6-59 months Volume 20, issue 2, Avril-Mai-Juin 2017

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Authors
1 Université de Yaoundé I, Faculté de Médecine et des Sciences Biomédicales, Département de Pédiatrie, BP 1364, Yaoundé, Cameroun
2 Institut Supérieur de Technologie Médicale, Yaoundé, Cameroun
3 Hôpital Central de Yaoundé, Cameroun
4 Hôpital de District de Efoulan, Yaoundé, Cameroun
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  • Key words: severe acute malnutrition, liver, abnormalities, function, structure, child
  • DOI : 10.1684/mtp.2017.0639
  • Page(s) : 78-85
  • Published in: 2017

Context

Severe malnutrition combines metabolic disorders that cause multiple alterations in the functioning and tissue architecture of all systems. The study aimed to investigate hepatic abnormalities during severe acute malnutrition (SAM).