A high prevalence of zinc- but not iron-deficiency among women in rural Malawi: a cross-sectional study

Edwin W P Siyame, Rachel Hurst, Anna A Wawer, Scott D Young, Martin R Broadley, Allan D C Chilimba, Louise E Ander, Michael J Watts, Benson Chilima, Jellita Gondwe, Dalitso Kang'ombe, Alexander Kalimbira, Susan J Fairweather-Tait, Karl B Bailey, Rosalind S Gibson

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Zinc deficiency is often associated with nutritional iron deficiency (ID), and may be exacerbated by low selenium status.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)176-87
Number of pages12
JournalInternational Journal for Vitamin and Nutrition Research
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2013

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