Selective malabsorption of vitamin B12 in a Negro boy

N. Buchanan, J. Geefhuysen, R. Cassel, Ralph Green

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A case of selective vitamin B12 malabsorption is described in an 8 year old Negro boy. The importance of considering vitamin B12 as a possible cause of megaloblastic anaemia amongst malnourished children is stressed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)153-157
Number of pages5
JournalScandinavian Journal of Haematology
Issue number2
StatePublished - 1973
Externally publishedYes

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    Buchanan, N., Geefhuysen, J., Cassel, R., & Green, R. (1973). Selective malabsorption of vitamin B12 in a Negro boy. Scandinavian Journal of Haematology, 11(2), 153-157.