Vitamin A Deficiency

Known as: deficiency diseases vitamin, deficiency of vitamin a, Hypovitaminosis A NOS 
A nutritional condition produced by a deficiency of VITAMIN A in the diet, characterized by NIGHT BLINDNESS and other ocular manifestations such as… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
'Golden Rice' is a variety of rice engineered to produce β-carotene (pro-vitamin A) to help combat vitamin A deficiency, and it… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Vitamins D(2) and D(3) are generally considered to be equivalent in humans. Nevertheless, physicians commonly report equivocal… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Weight loss after biliopancreatic diversion or duodenal switch is due to decreased calorie absorption secondary to fat… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Knowledge of the extent of vitamin A (VA) deficiency (D) is critical for identifying high-risk populations and mobilizing… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
In populations where vitamin A availability from food is low, infectious diseases can precipitate vitamin A deficiency by… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Anemia and iron deficiency during pregnancy are prevalent in developing countries, but their causes are not always known. We… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Come with us to read a new book that is coming recently. Yeah, this is a new coming book that many people really want to read… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Scientifi c and policy-making groups have issued somewhat confl icting statements about the benefi ts of postpartum vitamin A… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
We have established a targeted loss-of-function mutation in the RXR alpha gene in the mouse germ line that results in embryonic… (More)
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Review
1992
Review
1992
Tocopherols and tocotrienols (vitamin E) and ascorbic acid (vitamin C) as well as the carotenoids react with free radicals… (More)
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