International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development


International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development
Vol. 4, Issue 7 (2017)

Measurement of the main hematological parameters for some anemic infants in Khartoum state


Rehab Omer Adam M. Gibla, Babiker Ahmed Mohamed, Mohammed Omer Adam

The aim of this study was to measure the main hematological parameters and to investigate the effect of some socioeconomic factors that may lead to microcytic hypochromic anemia among infants at Dr. Gafaar Ibn Our Hospital in Khartoum state. Blood samples were collected from 150 infants after the Agreement of their mothers and the hospital authorities. Every mother answered a questionnaire about the health history and the social situation of the family as main factors, that may lead to Micocytic Hypochromic Anemia In children. The collected samples were analyzed for CBC using full analyzer Sysmex. The obtained results were statistically analyzed using SPSS program. The mean values of CBC were found to be as follows Hb 9 g/dl, PCV 28 %, MCV 63 fl, MCH 21 pg, MCHC 31.8g/dl, RBC 4.1(106/Ál), WBC 9.8 (103/Ál), platelet counts 356(103/Ál), RWD 18.3%, reticulocyte counts 2.1%.The micocytic hypochromic blood pictures showed mild, moderate and severe anemia among the infants under study. The analysis showed a clear relation between the disease history in mothers, the family income, mother level of education, feeding system, and some other diseases such as fever and diarrhea in sick infants.
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Rehab Omer Adam M. Gibla, Babiker Ahmed Mohamed, Mohammed Omer Adam. Measurement of the main hematological parameters for some anemic infants in Khartoum state. International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development, Volume 4, Issue 7, 2017, Pages 148-150
International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development