• Infections in Children Admitted with Complicated Severe Acute Malnutrition in Niger

      Page, A-L; de Rekeneire, N; Sayadi, S; Aberrane, S; Janssens, A-C; Rieux, C; Djibo, A; Manuguerra, J-C; Ducou-le-Pointe, H; Grais, RF; et al. (Public Library of Science, 2013-07-17)
      Although malnutrition affects thousands of children throughout the Sahel each year and predisposes them to infections, there is little data on the etiology of infections in these populations. We present a clinical and biological characterization of infections in hospitalized children with complicated severe acute malnutrition (SAM) in Maradi, Niger.