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15 Cards in this Set

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vitamin A deficiency
night blindness, dry skin
vitamin B1 - thiamine deficiency
beri beri (polyneuritis, dilated cardiomyopathy, edema) and Wernicke-Korsadoff
viatmin B2 - riboflavin deficiency
angular stomatitis, cheilosis, corneal vascularization
vitamine B3 - niacin deficiency
pellagra - diarrhea, dermatitis, dementia
vitamin B5 - pantothenate deficiency
dermatitis, enteritis, alopecia, adrenal insufficiency
Vitamin B6 - pyridoxine deficiency
convulsions, hyperirritability
vitamin B12 - cobalamin deficiency
megaloblastic anemia, glossitis, neuro
vitamin C deficiency
scurvy - swollen gums, bruising, anemia, poor wound healing
vitamin D deficiency
rickets - bending bones in kids; osteomalacia in adults, tetany
vitamin E deficiency
increased fragility of RBCs
vitamin K deficiency
neonatal hemorrhage, increased PT and PTT
biotin deficiency
dermatitis, enteritis - can be caused by ingestion of raw eggs or antibiotic use
folic acid deficiency
most common deficiency - sprue, megaloblastic anemia
mag deficiency
weakness, muscle cramps, tetany, CNS hyperirritability - tremors, choreoform movement
selenium deficiency
Keshan disease - cardiomyopathy