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1,936 Possible Causes for Vitamin B Deficiency

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    Many elderly subjects with hyperhomocysteinemia have undiagnosed vitamin B-12 deficiency with elevated serum methylmalonic acid concentrations.[] However, the dose of vitamin B-12 in most common multivitamin preparations is too low for this purpose.[] Recent studies have shown that a vitamin B deficiency in children occurs more often than previously assumed.[]

  • Chronic Alcoholism

    Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome, or permanent short-term memory loss, is a rare but possible result of severe vitamin B deficiency caused by chronic alcoholism.[] These include: Dry lips ( cheilitis ) Inflamed swollen gums/gingiva ( gingivitis ) Tooth decay (caries) Beefy red smooth tongue associated with Vitamin B deficiency Hairy[] […] agents; and pernicious anemia , resulting from vitamin B 12 deficiency.[]

  • Stomatitis

    It has been hypothesized that frequent canker sores may be due to a folate or vitamin B deficiency.[] Cracks at the corners of the mouth (angular cheilitis) are often a symptom of yeast infection, not vitamin B deficiency as is often believed.[]

  • Inadequate Diet

    An unusually pale or swollen tongue is a warning sign of iron or B-vitamin deficiency.[] Yet research shows that older people may need more of certain key nutrients , such as B vitamins and calcium .[] A condition called burning mouth syndrome , which continues to puzzle researchers, may arise when iron, zinc, or B-vitamin levels fall below the required level.[]

  • Pernicious Anemia

    Home » Brain Function » Treat pernicious anemia (Vitamin B-12 deficiency) to avoid nervous system disorders Brain Function November 27, 2015 Pernicious anemia is a vitamin[] […] a vitamin B-12 deficiency that can contribute to nervous system disorders if left untreated.[] In this work, we will discuss vitamin B 12 deficiency, various diagnostic tests, and an algorithm used in the investigation of vitamin B 12 deficiency.[]

  • Vitamin B12 Deficiency Anemia

    Our results suggest that vitamin B(12) deficiency anemia causes important reductions in paraoxonase and arylesterase activities, and after vitamin B(12) therapy the activities[] Vitamin B 12 deficiency anemia is a condition in which your body does not have enough healthy red blood cells, due to a lack (deficiency) of vitamin B 12.[] […] to vegetarianism Megaloblastic anemia due to vitamin B 12 deficiency Megaloblastic anemia due to vitamin B 12 malabsorption with proteinuria Selective malabsorption of cyanocobalamin[]

  • Congenital Vitamin B12 Deficiency

    Causes There are two types of vitamin B-3 deficiency: Primary vitamin B-3 deficiency Primary vitamin B-3 deficiency occurs when a person does not eat enough vitamin B-3 or[] Recent studies have shown that a vitamin B deficiency in children occurs more often than previously assumed.[] In absence of vitamin B 12, levels of methylmalonyl CoA increase, and this is in fact a great way to distinguish folate deficiency macrocytic anemia, from vitamin B 12 deficiency[]

  • Vitamin Deficiency

    Symptoms of a vitamin B deficiency depend on which B vitamin you lack.[] B vitamin deficiency is known to contribute to the aetiology of a number of these syndromes, and B vitamin supplementation thus plays a significant part in prophylaxis and[] Whether they produce clinically relevant deficiency of B vitamins has rarely been assessed.[]

  • Vitamin B Deficiency

    Vitamin B deficiency does not allow the human body to synthesize carbohydrates, fats and proteins.[] B deficiencies.[] Skin changes associated with vitamin B₁₂ deficiency are common.[]

  • Neuropathy

    Polyneuropathy can have a wide variety of causes, including exposure to certain toxins such as with alcohol abuse , poor nutrition (particularly vitamin B deficiency), and[] A combination of other causal factors includes: High blood pressure Smoking Alcohol use Having chronic liver or kidney disease Vitamin B deficiency Certain medications , including[]

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