Must know Facts about Vitamins and their Deficiencies
Dear medical Students we all know it’s not easy to remember the names of all the Vitamins since it’s must to know the name as well as the disease are caused by their deficiencies.we hope we have simplified your work to reduce the time spending on this topic.
Vitamin B1 also called Thiamine deficiency will cause BeriBeri , Wernicke’s Encephalopathy.
|Vitamin B1||Thiamine||BeriBeri , Wernicke’s encephalopathy|
|Vitamin B2||Riboflavin||Angular stomatitis , cheilosis , dermatitis , glossitis|
|Vitamin B3||Niacin||Pellagra (4D’s- Dementia , Diarrhea , Dermatitis , Death )|
|Vitamin B5||Pantothenic acid||Burning foot syndrome , likener syndrome|
|Vitamin B6||Pyridoxine||Peripheral neuropathy , sideroblastic anemia , pellagra, Homocystinuria , Hartnup disease|
|Vitamin B7||Biotin||Multiplecarboxylate deficiency|
|Vitamin B9||Folic acid||Megaloblastic anemia , neural tube defect|
|Vitamin B12||Cyanocobalamin||Megaloblastic anemia , subacute combined degeneration ( SACD)|