Scurvy

Known as: Hypoascorbemias, Scurvies, VITAMIN C, INABILITY TO SYNTHESIZE 
An acquired blood vessel disorder caused by severe deficiency of vitamin C (ASCORBIC ACID) in the diet leading to defective collagen formation in… (More)
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1935-2018
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
We originally identified senescence marker protein 30 (SMP30) as a distinctive protein whose expression decreases in an androgen… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND There is increasing evidence for the presence of oxidative stress and vitamin C deficiency in dialysis patients… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Vitamin C (ascorbic acid) is essential to prevent disease associated with connective tissue (e.g., scurvy), improves… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The only proven requirement for ascorbic acid (vitamin C) is in preventing scurvy, presumably because it is a cofactor for… (More)
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2002
2002
BACKGROUND Oxidative stress is thought to play an important role in atherogenesis, suggesting that antioxidants could prevent… (More)
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2001
2001
BACKGROUND Peripheral arterial disease (PAD) is a severe atherosclerotic condition frequently accompanied by inflammation and… (More)
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2001
2001
Scurvy has been known since ancient times, but the discovery of the link between the dietary deficiency of ascorbic acid and… (More)
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1998
1998
OBJECTIVE To determined the prevalence of vitamin C deficiency (plasma vitamin C concentrations less than 11.4 mumol/L) and… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To examine the association between plasma vitamin C concentrations and the risk of acute myocardial infarction… (More)
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