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Anaemia among females in child-bearing age: Relative contributions, effects and interactions of α- and β-thalassaemia

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INTRODUCTION:Anaemia in women during pregnancy and child bearing age is one of the most common global health problems. Reasons are numerous, but in many cases only minimal attempts are made to elucidate the underlying causes. In this study we aim to identify aetiology of anaemia in women of child bearing age and to determine the relative contributions, effects and interactions of α- and β-thalassaemia in a region of the world where thalassaemia is endemic. METHODS:A cross sectional study was ...

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10.1371/journal.pone.0206928

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0000-0002-0760-0418
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Public Library of Science Publisher's website
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PLoS ONE Journal website
Volume:
13
Issue:
11
Article number:
e0206928
Publication date:
2018-11-02
Acceptance date:
2018-10-21
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EISSN:
1932-6203
Pmid:
30388173
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949898
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English
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uuid:5192b68e-91b6-4a42-bb8d-0521758800eb
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pubs:949898
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2019-03-06

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