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  1. Vitamin C Deficiency

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    Vitamin C Deficiency, Symptoms of scurvy include easy bruising, easy bleeding and joint and muscle pains. Vitamin C deficiency can be treated with supplements of vitamin ...

  2. Vitamin C Deficiency

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    Vitamin C Deficiency, The adverse effects of more mild degrees of vitamin C deficiency are not known. The body's pool of vitamin C can be depleted within 1-3 mo...

  3. Vitamin supplements - all change?

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    Vitamin supplements - all change?, The Heart Protection Study, which followed over 20,000 40 to 80-year-olds who took a daily dose of vitamins A, C and E (600 mg vitamin...

  4. Ascorbic acid tablets

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    Ascorbic acid is another name for vitamin C. One dose a day of 25-75 mg is sufficient to prevent vitamin C deficiency. Higher doses are sometimes prescribed by doctors to...

  5. Vitamin A

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    Vitamin A, Vitamin A supplements are taken to prevent vitamin A deficiency (although this is rare in the UK). , vitamin a preparation v...

  6. Protein C Deficiency

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    Protein C Deficiency, Interpretation of the result requires an experienced clinician who is aware of all the patient's relevant factors. Vitamin K deficiency...

  7. Vitamin A Deficiency

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    Vitamin A Deficiency, What is vitamin A deficiency? Deficiency, or a lack, of vitamin A in your body happens because of a lack of sufficient am...

  8. Vitamin A Deficiency

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    Vitamin A Deficiency, Primary vitamin A deficiency This is caused by prolonged dietary deficiency, particularly where rice is the staple food (doesn&...

  9. Iron Deficiency

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    Iron Deficiency, Can I do anything to help my body to absorb the iron in my diet? Vitamin C (also called ascorbic acid) helps the body to absorb non-haem iron from the gu...

  10. Vitamin K Deficiency Bleeding

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    Vitamin K Deficiency Bleeding, Synonym: haemorrhagic disease of the newborn (HDN), vitamin K deficient bleeding in the newborn Vitamin K deficiency ...

  11. Vitamin K Deficiency

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    Vitamin K Deficiency, There is growing evidence for a role of vitamin K in vascular health. [ 2 ] Epidemiology Deficiency can occur in persons of any age but neonates are a...

  12. Vitamin D Deficiency including Osteomalacia and Rickets

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    Vitamin D Deficiency including Osteomalacia and Rickets, Read more about causes of vitamin D deficiency . How common is vitamin D deficiency? ...

  13. Vitamin B12 Deficiency and Pernicious Anaemia

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    Vitamin B12 Deficiency and Pernicious Anaemia, This leaflet is part of our series on anaemia Diets suitable for people with anaemia Folic acid deficienc...

  14. Protein S Deficiency

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    Protein S Deficiency, Functional protein S: Difficult to perform and other factors may influence the results - eg, factor V Leiden genetic defect, which is another common cause of heredi...

  15. Non-anaemic Iron Deficiency

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    Non-anaemic Iron Deficiency, Note that MCH and MCV are affected by vitamin B12 or folate deficiency. Increased red cell distribution width (RDW). Hb level is required ...

  16. Haemophilia A (Factor VIII Deficiency)

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    Haemophilia A (Factor VIII Deficiency), Differential diagnosis Haemophilia B (factor IX deficiency) . Von Willebrand's disease . Vitamin K deficiency...

  17. Zinc Deficiency, Excess and Supplementation

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    Zinc Deficiency, Excess and Supplementation, No sufficient evidence was found to support prophylactic zinc supplementation for the common cold. [ 13 ] Supplementation for age-related ...

  18. Iron-deficiency Anaemia

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    Iron-deficiency Anaemia, Iron absorption can be increased in a diet rich in fish, red meat and white meat. [ 8 ] Vitamin C may enhance iron absorption. Patients can be e...

  19. Vitamin D Deficiency including Osteomalacia and Rickets

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    Vitamin D Deficiency including Osteomalacia and Rickets, Family history of vitamin D deficiency. [ 6 ] Causes [ 10 , 11 ] Vitamin D deficie...

  20. Folate Deficiency

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    Folate Deficiency, Neurological symptoms (eg, paraesthesia, numbness, cognitive changes, visual disturbance) are more typical of vitamin B12 deficiency but patients with fol...