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Table 3 Clinical factors among pregnant women attending antenatal care at the University of Gondar Hospital, Gondar, Northwest Ethiopia, 2015

From: Prevalence of zinc deficiency and its association with dietary, serum albumin and intestinal parasitic infection among pregnant women attending antenatal care at the University of Gondar Hospital, Gondar, Northwest Ethiopia

Characteristics Frequency (n) Percent (%)
MUAC ≤21 83 22.8
  >21 281 77.2
Diarrhea Yes 24 6.6
No 340 93.4
HIV Yes 13 3.6
No 351 96.4
Iron supplement Yes 79 21.7
No 285 78.3
Anemia(Hgn, g/dl) Yes 119 32.7
No 245 67.3
Serum albumin, g/dl <3.2 88 24.2
≥3.2 276 75.8
Intestinal Parasite Present 105 28.8
Absent 259 71.2