Nutritional pathology ( E40-68 )
Kwashiorkor - Marasmus
B vitamins : B1: beriberi
/ Wernicke's encephalopathy , B2: Ariboflavinosis , B3: Pellagra , B7: Biotin deficiency , B9: Folate deficiency
other vitamins : A: Vitami...
Beriberi in Medical Dictionary
is a nervous system ailment caused by a deficiency of thiamin (vitamin B1) in the diet. Thiamin is involved in the breakdown of energy molecules such as glucose and is also found on the membranes of neurons. Symptoms... More about Beriberi
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Beriberi in Biological Technology
China Sky One Medical, Inc. Obtains Production Rights for Nine New Drugs
...rine Tablets: for the treatment of fever and mild or moderate pain -- Vitamin B1 Tablets: as a supplement to prevent certain illness, such as beriberi
and dyspepsia. "We are very excited about these nine new drugs, which complement our
product portfolio nicely. We estimate that revenue from them wil...
Beriberi in Biological Definition
...at eating unpolished rice instead of polished helped prevent the disease beriberi
. The following year, Frederick Hopkins postulated that foods contained ...in
Discovered by Kazimierz Funk in 1912 . Deficiency causes beriberi
. Also known as Vitamin B 1 .
Vitamin A ( Retinoids )