TURK PEDIATRI ARSIVI-TURKISH ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS, vol.45, no.3, pp.242-245, 2010 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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TURK PEDIATRI ARSIVI-TURKISH ARCHIVES OF PEDIATRICS
Developing countries, maternal vitamin B12 deficiency, neonatal vitamin B12 deficiency, TOTAL HOMOCYSTEINE, FOLATE-DEFICIENCY, WOMEN, SERUM, COBALAMIN, ACID, DISORDERS
Aim: A significant increase has been noted in the number of infants admitted to our hospital due to neurologic findings and diagnosed as vitamin B12 deficiency within the first 6 months of life. Therefore, the aim of the present study was to determine the presence of maternal and neonatal vitamin B12 deficiency in infants born in our hospital.