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Protein

45-56g/day (women-men) or 0.8g/kg/day
10-35% total calories
4kcal/g of protein

2

Carbohydrates

45-65% of total calories
4kcal/g of carbos

3

Fiber

25-38g/day (women - men)

4

Fat

20-35% of total calores
9kcal/g of fat

5

marasmus

protein deficiency with inadequate calorie intake

6

kwashiorkor

protein malnutrition with plenty of carbohydrates