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Disease Protein-Energy Malnutrition

Name Protein-Energy Malnutrition
Synonyms Malnutrition, Protein-Calorie | Malnutrition, Protein-Energy | Malnutritions, Protein-Energy | Marasmus | Protein Calorie Malnutrition | Protein-Calorie Malnutrition | Protein Energy Malnutrition
Definition The lack of sufficient energy or protein to meet the body's metabolic demands, as a result of either an inadequate dietary intake of protein, intake of poor quality dietary protein, increased demands due to disease, or increased nutrient losses.
Categories Nutrition disorder
MeSH® ID D011502
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DiseasesNutritional and Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nutrition Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Malnutrition Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Deficiency Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Protein Deficiency Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Protein-Energy Malnutrition

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