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Disease Vitamin B 6 Deficiency

Name Vitamin B 6 Deficiency
Synonyms B6 Deficiencies, Vitamin | B6 Deficiency, Vitamin | B6 Vitamin Deficiencies | B6 Vitamin Deficiency | Deficiencies, B6 Vitamin | Deficiencies, Vitamin B6 | Deficiency, B6 Vitamin | Deficiency, Pyridoxine | Deficiency, Vitamin B6 | Deficiency, Vitamin B 6 | Pyridoxine Deficiency | Vitamin B6 Deficiencies | Vitamin B6 Deficiency | Vitamin Deficiencies, B6 | Vitamin Deficiency, B6
Definition A nutritional condition produced by a deficiency of VITAMIN B 6 in the diet, characterized by dermatitis, glossitis, cheilosis, and stomatitis. Marked deficiency causes irritability, weakness, depression, dizziness, peripheral neuropathy, and seizures. In infants and children typical manifestations are diarrhea, anemia, and seizures. Deficiency can be caused by certain medications, such as isoniazid.
Categories Nutrition disorder
MeSH® ID D026681
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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 Avitaminosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vitamin B Deficiency Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vitamin B 6 Deficiency Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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