Vitamins by Effects of Deficiency

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Can you name the vitamin by the effects of deficiency in that vitamin?

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Effects of DeficiencyVitaminToxicity of Overdose
pathologic fractures, excess osteoid, bow legs, tetany; rickets in children, osteomalacia in adults
scurvy; weak capillaries and venules causing diffuse ecchymoses and hemorrhaging; loosened teeth, glossitis, poor wound healing
dermatitis, alopecia, lactic acidosis
megaloblastic anemia, neurologic disease, glossitis
hemorrhagic disease of the newborn; GI bleeding and ecchymoses in adults
dry beri beri (peripheral neuropathy), wet beri beri (cardiomyopathy), Wenicke/Korsakoff syndrome
hemolytic anemia, peripheral neuropathy, degeneration of posterior column and spinocerebellar tract
sideroblastic anemia, convulsions, peripheral neuropathy
pellagra (diarrhea, dermatitis, dementia)
corneal neovascularization, glossitis, cheilosis, angular stomatitis
megaloblastic anemia, NO neurologic disease, glossitis
impaired night vision, blindness; follicular hyperkeratosis, pneumonia, growth retardation, renal calculi

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