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Abstract. RONCADA, Maria José. Hipovitaminosis “A”: serum vitamin “A” content and cacotene level in the State of S. Paulo, Brazil, seaside populations. Rev. Hipovitaminose A Introdução Patologia; Grupo etário e sócio demográfico afetado; Principais características da dieta; Modificações da Receita; Patologia. 3 abr. HIPOVITAMINOSE A. LR. Lyandra Rafaela. Updated 3 HIPOVITAMINOSE A. Aspectos gerais. do Metabolismo. Doenças que precipitam.

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Lancet ; 1 Effect of vitamin A supplementation on diarrhea and acute lower-respiratory-tract infections in Young children in Brazil. Retinol levels in human colostrum: By hipovitamnose a combination of randomized and systematic sampling techniques, eight census sectors were selected within each conglomerate, stratified according to the urban and rural areas of each municipality, in accordance with the sizes of their populations. Vitamin A, folate and iron concentration in cord and maternal blood of intra-uterine growth retarded and appropriate birth weight babies.

Biochemical assessment of vitamin A in schoolchildren from a rural community. National immunisation days and vitamin A distribution in Mali: Xerophthalmia Club Bulletin ; Eur J Clin Nutr ; Similares no Google Citados no Google Scholar.

It is thought that 2. In addition to the economic hipovitaminosr structural factors of the society in which the child and its family live, other factors connected with conditions of morbidity also contribute towards the depletion of serum retinol levels. Geographic distribution of xerophthalmia in the state of Paraiba, Northeast Brazil.


This would furnish data to enable the definition of public policies and the rationalization of resource application in combating vitamin A deficiency.

Written informed consent was requested from these adults for the collection of blood samples. A brief guide to current methods of assessing vitamin A status. Prevalence of hypovitaminosis A among preschool children from northeastern Brazil, These adults responsible for the child remained free to decide whether or not the child should participate in the study.

These results provide strong evidence of the need for strengthening and organizing healthcare actions so as to make them more effective, through the systematization of prevention and treatment measures, in order to reduce the prevalence of vitamin A deficiency. Hipovittaminose relative dose response RDR in malnourished children. Among eutrophic children, this prevalence dropped to Cad Saude Publica ;14 4 Vitamin A deficiency, diagnosis.

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To hipvitaminose the prevalence of vitamin A deficiency in a population-based sample. It was also noted that the chance that the child would present inadequate vitamin A levels was 1.

Over recent decades, a z reduction in the mortality rate and malnutrition prevalence during infancy has been observed in Brazil. Vitamin A deficiency is considered one of the most important of the easily preventable public health problems in a number of countries, including Brazil.

It is especially known for the catastrophic effect on vision caused by its deficiency.


Universidade Federal da Bahia. Vitamin A and neonatal anthropometry. Rev Bras Saude Materno-Infantil ;1 1: In the present study, the per capita family income showed an inverse association with the serum retinol levels, thus indicating that, as the per capita family income decreases, the risk of vitamin A deficiency among preschool children increases.

Deficiência de vitamina A

Rev Saude Publica ;18 3: It was seen that the distribution of low and deficient serum retinol levels according to the mother’s schooling diminished as the hipvitaminose increased. Anthropometric standardization reference manual. This is therefore a public health problem for that state. Indicators for assessing vitamin A deficiency and their application in monitoring and evaluating hipkvitaminose programmes: A sample totaling children aged under five years was thus obtained for the serum retinol analysis.

University of Toronto; Frequency distributions of serum bipovitaminose A levels in cross-sectional surveys and in surveys before and after vitamin A supplementation. While the children were fasting, 5 ml of blood was collected by venous puncture using a disposable needle and syringe. This indicated that low weight increased the chance that the child would present depleted serum retinol levels by a factor of 2.