Table 5

The status of malnutrition in intestinal parasitic infected and non-infected children according to the cutoff point of -2SD Scores
Infected with intestinal parasites (92) Not- infected (313)
HAZ Z-score ≤ −2SD 22 (23.9) 80 (25.6)
(stunting)
Z-score > 2SD 70 (76.1) 233 (74.4)
WAZ Z-score ≤ −2SD 15 (16.3) 46 (14.7)
(under weight)
Z-score > 2SD 77 (83.7) 267 (85.3)
BMI/age Z-score ≤ 2SD 10 (10.9) 26 (8.3)
(thinness/wasting)
Z-score > 2SD 82 (89.1) 287 (91.7)

Amare et al.

Amare et al. BMC Pediatrics 2013 13:7   doi:10.1186/1471-2431-13-7

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