Deficiency diseases

A condition produced by dietary or metabolic deficiency. The term includes all diseases caused by an insufficient supply of essential nutrients, i.e., protein (or amino acids), vitamins, and minerals. It also includes an inadequacy of calories. (From Dorland, 27th ed; Stedman, 25th ed)


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Select nutrient-<b>deficiency</b>
Select nutrient-deficiency

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deficiency diseases may

Magnesium <b>Deficiency</b> in
Magnesium Deficiency in

autoimmune <b>disease</b> and
autoimmune disease and

Folate-<b>deficiency diseases</b> are
Folate-deficiency diseases are

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Vegetarian nutritionPhysiological plant disordersMicronutrientIodine deficiencyHematinicBeulah, TasmaniaWellington Land District, TasmaniaInternational Council CorrespondenceInternational Council of Societies of Industrial DesignInternational Council for the Exploration of the Sea

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