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Preface to the Second Edition
Conditions Benefiting from Nutritional Support
Diseases Possibly DietRelated
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abdominal abnormal absorption acute adult affected alcohol amino acids anaemia anorexia areas associated atrophy beriberi bile Biotin Bitot's spot body bone bowel calcium cancer carbohydrate causes cells changes Chapter cholesterol chronic cirrhosis clinical coeliac disease consumption corneal Decreased defect dermatosis diabetes mellitus diarrhoea diet dietary disorders energy enzyme excess factors fatty acids fibre folate folic acid Gastrointestinal glucose goitre growth haemorrhage hormone hypercalcaemia impaired increased infants infection insulin intake intestinal iodine iron deficiency kwashiorkor lesions liver loss malabsorption malnutrition marasmus metabolism mg/day months muscle Normal Normal Normal nutrients nutritional status obesity occur oedema osteomalacia osteoporosis pancreatitis parenteral patient plasma protein Pyridoxine renal failure retardation riboflavin rickets scurvy serum shows skin sodium Summerfield symptoms syndrome Table thiamin tissue tongue toxicity treatment ulceration urinary usually vitamin A deficiency vitamin B12 vomiting weight Wilson's disease X-ray xerophthalmia xerosis zinc