Nutrition Review: Zinc Metabolism: The Possible Roles Played by Zinc Deficiency in Malnutrition of Children

John Eminians, M. Ziai, John G. Reinhold

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Abstract

Studies in the present decade are mak ing it clear that some manifestations of malnutrition in the Middle Eastern coun tries closely resemble the changes seen in naturally-occurring or experimentally- induced deficiency of this trace metal in animals. This review points out the pos sible role of zinc in the nutrition of chil dren, based on metabolic studies still in progress in Iran.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)603-608
Number of pages6
JournalClinical pediatrics
Volume6
Issue number10
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 1967

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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