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Pellagra

Known as: NIACIN DEFICIENCY PELLAGRA, Niacin deficiency, Pellagras 
A disease due to deficiency of NIACIN, a B-complex vitamin, or its precursor TRYPTOPHAN. It is characterized by scaly DERMATITIS which is often… Expand
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Niacin has recently been demonstrated to lower blood pressure in hypertensive patients and to reduce cardiovascular events when… Expand
Review
2009
Review
2009
  • J. McCann, B. Ames
  • The American journal of clinical nutrition
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 5630398
The triage theory posits that some functions of micronutrients (the approximately 40 essential vitamins, minerals, fatty acids… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Pellagra defines systemic disease as resulting from a marked cellular deficiency of niacin. It is characterized by 4 “D’s… Expand
Review
2004
Review
2004
  • M. Lucock
  • BMJ : British Medical Journal
  • 2004
  • Corpus ID: 45475343
We are entering a new era in preventive medicine, which focuses on diet as a means to health. Folate has received much attention… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
Pellagra is a nutritional disorder that occurs as a result of niacin deficiency. 1 The term pellagra is derived from the Italian… Expand
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
UNLABELLED The aim of this prospective phase II study was to evaluate the tumor response of neuroendocrine tumors to high-dose… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The skeletal spectre of the marasmic child clearly results from a lack of intake of the bulk nutrients. It can be easily and… Expand
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Review
1962
Review
1962
In 1908, Sir Archibald Garrod in his Croonian lectures coined the name 'inborn errors of metabolism' to describe a group of rare… Expand
Review
1959
Review
1959
Editor's Note: Perhaps the best definition of a classic in science is a publication that redefines or initiates a field of… Expand
Review
1939
Review
1939
AFFECTIONS of the nervous system which result from inadequate nutrition have assumed an increasingly important position through… Expand