volume 58, issue 1, P48-54 2021
DOI: 10.1590/s0004-2803.202100000-09
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Fernanda F CORRÊA, Vera L SDEPANIAN

Abstract: ABSTRACT BACKGROUND: The treatment of patients with inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) consists of the induction and maintenance remission of the disease. Iron status indicators would be useful for the diagnosis of iron deficiency anemia, whereas the inflammation indicators would be for the diagnosis of chronic disease anemia. OBJECTIVE: To assess body iron status indicators and inflammation indicators during the treatment of IBD, consisted of conventional or infliximab therapy in children and adolescents. …

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