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A. Sorokina, MD Peoples’ Friendship University of Russia, Moscow

Worldwide, more than half of pregnant women have anemia. The latter causes functional disorders in various organs and systems, worsens quality of life, diminishes working capacity, and increases a risk for complications during labor. The absence of timely and adequate therapy may induce iron deficiency in the fetus too.


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