Infections in Children Admitted with Complicated Severe Acute Malnutrition in Niger
de Rekeneire, N
AffiliationEpidemiology and Population Health, Epicentre, Paris, France. firstname.lastname@example.org
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AbstractAlthough 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.
PublisherPublic Library of Science
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