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Flashcards in Vitamin Matching Review Questions Deck (17):
1

This vitamin deficiency causes Beriberi.

Thiamin.

2

Milk and Cheese are good sources of:

Riboflavin and Cobalamin.

3

What vitamin is not found in any grains, legumes, vegetables, or fruits?

Cobalamin.

4

What vitamin(s) deficiency causes megaloblastic anemia?

Folate and Cobalamin.

5

What vitamin deficiency causes irreversible nerve damage?

Cobalamin.

6

What vitamin toxicity includes permanent numbness/tingling in fingers/toes?

Pyridoxine.

7

What vitamin deficiency causes Pellagra?

Niacin.

8

What vitamin is a cofactor in reactions involving amino acids?

Pyridoxine.

9

What vitamin causes the deficiency disease 'osteomalacia'?

Cholecalciferol.

10

What vitamin can be found in good amounts in seeds/nuts and plant oils?

Alpha-tocopherol.

11

What is active vitamin D?

Calcitriol.

12

What vitamin deficiency causes hemolytic anemia?

Alpha-tocopherol.

13

What vitamin toxicity involves skin rash, enlarged liver, increased risk bone fractures

Retinoic acid.

14

What vitamins are not found in any food?

Calcitriol and 7-dehydrocholesterol.

15

What vitamin supplements linked to increased risk of lung cancer in smokers, and no benefit to non-smokers?

Beta-carotene.

16

What vitamin is found in green leafy veggies, works with Vitamin D for calcium absorption from GI tract?

Phylloquinone.

17

What vitamin needs are partly met by colonic microbial synthesis?

Menaquinone.