Flashcards in nutrition/fluids Deck (187)
What is another name for vitamin A?
What is the other name for vitamin E?
What is the other name for vitamin K?
What is the other name for vitamin b1?
What is the other name for vitamin B2?
What is the other name for vitamin B3?
What is pantothenic acid?
What is pyridoxine ?
What is the vitamin name for folate?
What is another name for vitamin B12?
What is the formal name for vitamin C?
What can intoxication of vitamin A cause?
Pseudo tumor cerebri
What is the most common cause of blindness in young children worldwide?
Vitamin A deficiency
What can retinol deficiency cause?
Xerophthalmia (dry eyes)
Nyctalopia (night blindness)
What is the cause of beri beri?
What are the symptoms of beri beri?
Who is at risk for riboflavin deficiency?
Premies on phototherapy
What are the 3 typically symptoms of vitamin B2 deficiency?
Anemia, angular stomatitis, seborrheic dermatitis
What can occur with niacin toxicity?
What are the symptoms of vitamin B3 deficiency?
Dermatitis, diarrhea and dementia = pellagra
What symptom is associated with vitamin b6 toxicity?
What are symptoms of vitamins b6 deficiency?
Swelling if tongue and rash
What are symptoms of vitamin b9 deficiency?
Larger tongue and macrocytic anemia
What is one symptom of vitamin B9 toxicity?
What are symptoms of vitamin b12 deficiency ?
What symptoms occur with vitamin c deficiency?
Poor wound healing
What type of crisis can be triggered by calcium toxicity?
Hemolytic crisis in a patient with G6PD deficiency
What are symptoms of vitamin E deficiency in premies?
What are symptoms of vitamin E deficiency?