vitamin B12 deficiency


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vitamin B12 deficiency

Megalobalstic anemia, see there.
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Additional testing uncovered that his vitamin B12 deficiency had not waned.
They suggest the condition could become more prevalent in future, given the widespread consumption of 'junk food' at the expense of more nutritious options, and the rising popularity of veganism if the vegan diet is not supplemented appropriately to prevent vitamin B12 deficiency.
His vision had worsened to the point of permanent blindness by 17 years of age, and doctors identified vitamin B12 deficiency, low copper and selenium levels, a high zinc level, reduced vitamin D level and bone level density, according to a statement from the University.
Symptoms of vitamin B12 deficiency include fatigue, tingling in the extremities and irregular heartbeat, and neurological symptoms such as memory loss and disorientation.
Vitamin B12 deficiency can lead to anemia, jaundice, nerve damage and mood changes.
The signs of a vitamin B12 deficiency can come out in a multitude of ways.
Vitamin B12 deficiency is most frequently result from defective absorption of vitamin, while folate deficiency is most commonly due to inadequate dietary intake.
A vitamin B12 deficiency also may affect your emotions and your thinking: People with low B12 levels often complain of memory problems and depressive symptoms.
In addition to causing cognitive problems, vitamin B12 deficiency may cause anemia, as well as fatigue, muscle weakness and other neurological symptoms.
Objective: To study the correlation between vitamin B12 deficiency and hyperbilirubinemia and cholestasis in infants.
According to the announcement, consumption of the acid above the legal limit might cause Vitamin B12 deficiency, low blood pressure, nerve inflammation and neurological tissue damage.
The main worry is that "high" doses of folic acid can cause nerve damage in patients with a vitamin B12 deficiency but this is unproven and not accepted by public health experts in the US and Europe.