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Flashcards in Vitamin deficiencies Deck (11):
1

colour blindness

Vitamin A (retinol)

2

Osteomalacia/rickets

Vitamin D (cholecalciferol)

3

anaemia, neuropathy, retinopathy, impaired immuned response. Patient has CF

Vitamin E (tocopherol) - fat-soluble

4

Defective clotting

Vitamin K (phytomenadione)

5

Beri-beri-, neuropathy, wernicke's. RBC transketolase low

B1 (thiamine)

6

Glossitis

B2 (riboflavin)

7

Dermatitis, anaemia

B6 (pyridoxine)

8

glossitis, anaemia, neuropathy, depression,

B12 (cobalamin)

9

Fatigue, spots on skin, bleeding gums, suppurative wounds

Vit C (ascorbate)

10

Megaloblastic anaemia, NT defects

Folate

11

Dementia, dermatits, diarrhoea

Pellagra B3 (niacin) deficiency