The Indian Journal of Pediatrics

, Volume 84, Issue 11, pp 875–876 | Cite as

Undernutrition in Pediatric Malignancy

  • Anirban Das
  • Reshma Ray
  • Tiash Sinha
  • Manash Gogoi
  • Shekhar Krishnan
  • Arpita Bhattacharyya
Scientific Letter

Notes

Compliance with Ethical Standards

Conflict of Interest

None.

Source of Funding

None.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Pediatric Hematology-Oncology, Tata Medical CentreKolkataIndia
  2. 2.Department of Clinical Nutrition, Tata Medical CentreKolkataIndia

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