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Iron deficiency anaemia in pregnancy: a contemporary review

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Iron deficiency anaemia is a global health problem, which particularly affects pregnant women. Iron deficiency anaemia during pregnancy is associated with increased maternal and perinatal morbidity and mortality. Maternal iron deficiency may also be associated with neurocognitive deficits in infants. Iron requirements increase during pregnancy and are influenced by hepcidin, the master regulator of iron homeostasis. The enduring global burden of maternal anaemia suggests that currently employ...

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10.1177/1753495x20932426

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0000-0002-3900-1049
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University of Oxford
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MSD
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RDM
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RDM Clinical Laboratory Sciences
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Physiology Anatomy & Genetics
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0000-0001-5575-2531
Publisher:
SAGE Publications
Journal:
Obstetric Medicine More from this journal
Volume:
14
Issue:
2
Pages:
67-76
Publication date:
2020-07-07
Acceptance date:
2020-05-13
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1753-4968
ISSN:
1753-495X
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English
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1117262
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pubs:1117262
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2020-07-09

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