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Unformatted text preview: -Might include normal children-stunted overweight child = normal?-Weight- for- Height Wasting = WHZ < -2-CURRENT snapshot N.B : Invisible portion – If stunted (but never wasted – never low weight) SAM – CLINICAL SYMPTOMS-SAM – new terms , replaced PEM Marasmus Kwashiorkor-most common-can affect adults- less common- Mostly affect children-Symptoms : crying , bipedal edema,dermatitis, low pigmented hair PEM SYMPTOMS...
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This note was uploaded on 01/28/2012 for the course DSOC 306 taught by Professor Stoltzfus during the Spring '11 term at Cornell.
- Spring '11