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Cobalamin deficiency can give rise to severe symptoms and cause irreversible damage to the brain and nervous system. Low levels of vitamin B12 in the blood serum can give rise to symptoms like glossitis, fatigue, depression and poor memory.
http://allnutriments.blogspot.com/2015/07/cobalt-deficiency-symptoms-diseases.html
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Congenital chloride diarrhea is due to mutations in the SLC26A3 gene. These mutations impair the synthesis of intestinal SLC26A3 protein, resulting in impaired exchange of Cl-/HCO3- ions.
http://allnutriments.blogspot.com/2015/07/chloride-deficiency-symptoms-blood-serum.html
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Phosphorus deficiency disease (hypophosphatemia) is a condition wherein serum phosphorus (phosphate) levels drops below 2.5 mg/dL (0.8 mmol/L). Severe phosphorus deficiency can manifest as widespread organ dysfunction.
http://allnutriments.blogspot.com/2015/07/phosphorus-deficiency-diseases.html
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Sodium is an essential nutrient required for regulating blood volume and blood pressure in the human body. Sodium deficiency disease, medically termed as 'hyponatremia' results when the serum sodium (Na+) drops below optimum level of 135 mmol/L (mEq/L).
http://allnutriments.blogspot.com/2015/06/sodium-deficiency-diseases.html
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Nevus spilus (speckled lentiginous nevus) is a common cutaneous lesion. It is characterized by multiple small dark hyperpigmented macules  or papules superimposed on tan-brown, café au lait spot-like pigmented area.
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Chromium (Cr), an essential trace nutrient, is a component of metalloenzymes. Chromium deficiency had been observed in patients on total parenteral nutrition with symptoms like glucose intolerance, altered lipid metabolism, encephalopathy and peripheral neuropathy.
http://allnutriments.blogspot.com/2015/07/chromium-deficiency-symptoms-diseases.html
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Boron deficiency symptoms include loss of bone mass  (osteoporosis), decreased brain electrical activity, impaired reproductive function and increased oxidative stress.
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Potassium is an essential nutrient and electrolyte required for maintaining fluid and electrolyte balance in the human body. Potassium deficiency disease (hypokalemia) is a condition wherein serum potassium (K+) concentration drops below 3.5 mmol/L. Severe deficiency of potassium in the plasma can be fatal.
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Nevus flammeus (also known as Port wine stain) is a vascular birthmark. Nevus flammeus birthmark appears like a stain caused by spilling of port wine. Nevus flammeus is congenital and is usually present at birth and in a few cases it may appear in the early weeks of life.
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Hori's nevus (acquired bilateral nevus of Ota-like macules or ABNOM) is a hamartoma of dermal melanocytes. ABNOM were first described by Hori et al. in 1984.
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Ingrown toenail, medically termed as onychocryptosis or unguis incarnatus is a common painful nail disease. Several anatomic and behavioral factors contribute to onychocryptosis. Following a foot and toenail care regimen will keep onychocryptosis at bay.
http://dynamicnaturesite.blogspot.com/2015/05/what-is-ingrown-toenail-onychocryptosis.html
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Information on health care & nutrition- Super foods- Vitamins- Minerals- Malnutrition- Deficiency diseases
Introduction
Our body is formed from macro and micro elements and compounds ingested, digested and absorbed.
The right type of nutrients in right amounts leads to healthy body.
However both the economically backward class as well as affluent class are plagued with intake of deficient or excess amounts of nutrients through food.
The lack of proper knowledge of nutritional requirements and/or the lack of wherewithal leads to  lack of balance in nutrition.
This page is to give information on nutrients and their requirements to avoid undernourishment and malnutrition.
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