journal1 ›› 2019, Vol. 27 ›› Issue (2): 175-177.DOI: 10.11852/zgetbjzz2018-0602

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Research progress on the relationship of vitamin A and immune function and lung disease in children

CAO Hai-yan,LIU Shi-ping,LEI Yuan   

  1. Department of Pediatrics,the Affiliated Hospital of Yan′an University,Yan′an,Shaanxi 716000,China
  • Received:2018-05-14 Revised:2018-07-10 Online:2019-02-20 Published:2019-02-20
  • Contact: LIU Shi-ping,



  1. 延安大学附属医院儿科,陕西 延安 716000
  • 通讯作者: 刘世平,
  • 作者简介:曹海艳(1990-),女,陕西人,在读硕士,主要研究方向为新生儿疾病

Abstract: Vitamin A(Vit A) is a micronutrient that plays an important role in organism, and it is closely related to the maintenance of the normal function of the body.In China, the typical Vit A deficiency has been rare, but the prevalence of atypical lack is still high.Vitamin A deficiency would lead to infectious diseases, particularly respiratory infections.In recent years, there have been many researches on the relationship between Vit A and infectious diseases,most in the aspect of immunity.This review summarizes the effects of Vit A on immunity and the lungs.

Key words: vitamin A, immunity, children, lung disease

摘要: 维生素A(Vit A)作为人体所必需的一种微量营养素,与机体正常功能维持密切相关。在中国,典型的Vit A缺乏症已很少见,然而不典型缺乏发病率仍较高,其缺乏与人体易患感染性疾病尤其与呼吸道感染密切相关。近年来关于Vit A与感染性疾病关系的研究众多,主要集中在免疫方面。本文就Vit A对免疫及肺部疾病影响进行相关综述。

关键词: 维生素A, 免疫功能, 儿童, 肺部疾病

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