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Table 2 The relationship of clinical factors with anaemia

From: Anaemia control and the interpretation of biochemical tests for iron status in children

Anaemia status Inflammation (n = 30) Parasitic infection (n = 31) Previously dewormed (n = 107) Previously treated for anaemia (n = 27)
Anaemic 14/30 (46.7%) 6/31 (19.4%) 26/107 (24.3%) 18/27 (66.7%)
Non-anaemic 16/30 (53.3%) 25/31 (80.6%) 81/107 (75.7%) 9/27 (33.3%)
  p = 0.005 p = 0.03 p = 0.54 p = 0.59