manganese deficiency


Also found in: Wikipedia.

manganese deficiency

A rare mineral deficiency state due to a lack of dietary intake of manganese.
 
Clinical findings
Manganese deficiency during pregnancy is linked to skeletal defects, shortened limbs, chondrodystrophy, incoordination, ataxia, tremors and hyperreflexia.

manganese deficiency

A rare mineral deficiency state due to a lack of dietary intake of manganese Clinical MD during gestation is linked to skeletal defects—shortened limbs, chondrodystrophy, incoordination, ataxia, tremors and hyperreflexia. See Manganese.
References in periodicals archive ?
Manganese has an effective role in lipids metabolism, and due to effective role of manganese in the nitrate reduction enzymes, nitrate will accumulation in leaves which are facing with manganese deficiency.
Manganese deficiency has very serious effects on non-structural carbohydrates, and roots carbohydrates especially.
Ihe lack of an interaction with lead at low manganese levels may be because the mechanisms by which manganese deficiency causes adverse effects may not overlap with those for lead, unlike manganese toxicity.
Manganese deficiency has been demonstrated in several species, including rats, mice, pigs, chickens, and cattle, and can result in several biochemical and structural defects in experimental animals (17, 18).
Manganese deficiency has also been cited as a possible aetiologic factor for some congenital malformations and several inborn errors of metabolism have been associated with poor Mn status (e.
Joint ligaments weaken with manganese deficiency, and subluxations, dislocations, and injuries are more likely to occur when manganese levels are low.
regard to the resolution of manganese deficiency in Cycas revoluta L.
Brennan RF (1993) Treatment of manganese deficiency (split seed) in narrow-leafed lupins.
show differential tolerance to manganese deficiency and toxicity when grown in bauxite residue sand.
Symptoms of manganese deficiency are similar to those of zinc.
Aki (1984) concluded, after a comprehensive study on effect of manganese deficiency and toxicity on nutritional combination of wheat, that manganese concentration in tissues will increase following an increase in application of manganese.
Two protocols have been developed, one for normal "cool season turf," and one for "cool season turf" which suffers from manganese deficiency.