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Erratum to: Assessment of Vitamin D status in a group of Egyptian children with non alcoholic fatty liver disease (multicenter study)

  • Amal Ahmed Mohamed1,
  • Maha Abdel Ghany2,
  • Gehan Lotfy Abdel Hakeem3Email author,
  • Aya Mostafa4,
  • Rania Abdelmonem Khattab5,
  • Asmaa Mahmoud Abdalla6,
  • Laila El Morsi Abou El Fotoh3,
  • Abdel Azeem El Mazary3,
  • Madiha Abdalla Sayed3 and
  • Ashraf Mohamed Abdel Fadil3
Nutrition & Metabolism201613:83

Received: 1 November 2016

Accepted: 1 November 2016

Published: 18 November 2016

The original article was published in Nutrition & Metabolism 2016 13:53


After publication of this article [1], the authors noticed errors to the author list, Authors’ Contributions section and the author affiliation for Aya Mostafa.

Amal Ahmed Mohamed was incorrectly refered to as Amal Mohamed Ahmed; Aya Mostafa was incorrectly referred to as Aya Kamal; Rania Abdelmonem Khattab was incorrectly referred to as Rania Khattab; and, Asmaa Mahmoud Abdalla was incorrectly referred to as Asmaa Abdalla. The correct author list is included in this erratum.

Following this, it was noticed the Authors’ Contributions section was incorrect. The correct Authors’ Contributions section is included in this erratum.

In addition to this, Aya Mostafa’s affiliation was incorrectly included in the original article [1]. The correct affiliation information is included in the Author details section of this erratum.



Authors’ contributions

AAM, GL, AE, AM, AMA and MA participated in the study design, analyzed and interpreted the data and wrote the manuscript. MA, AAF, and MS participated to discuss the results and to write the manuscript. AAM and RK were responsible for laboratory work, and LA and AMA analyzed the genetic data. All authors listed in the manuscript have contributed substantially to the work and seen and approved the submitted version. No part of the work has been published before.

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Authors’ Affiliations

Department of Biochemistry, National Hepatology and Tropical Medicine Institute, Cairo, Egypt
Pediatric Department, El Sahel teaching hospital, Cairo, Egypt
Pediatric Department, Minia University, El Minya, Egypt
Department of Community, Environmental, and Occupational Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
Microbiology and Immunology Department, Faculty of Pharmacy, Cairo University, Cairo, Egypt
Department of Clinical Nutrition, Faculty of Applied Medical Science, King Abdul-Aziz University, Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia


  1. Mohamed et al. Assessment of Vitamin D status in a group of Egyptian children with non alcoholic fatty liver disease (multicenter study). Nutrition & Metabolism. 2016;13:53. doi:10.1186/s12986-016-0112-z.


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