U.S. National Library of Medicine
Vitamin D Deficiency
A nutritional condition produced by a deficiency of VITAMIN D in the diet, insufficient production of vitamin D in the skin, inadequate absorption of vitamin D from the diet, or abnormal conversion of vitamin D to its bioactive metabolites. It is manifested clinically as RICKETS in children and OSTEOMALACIA in adults. (From Cecil Textbook of Medicine, 19th ed, p1406)
The numerical value of vitamin d deficiency in Chaldean Numerology is: 8
The numerical value of vitamin d deficiency in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
Nearly 40 percent to 75 percent of the world's population is vitamin D deficient, the deficiency and disease that follow do not need to exist. GrassrootsHealth was founded to eradicate the vitamin D deficiency epidemic.
Images & Illustrations of vitamin d deficiency
Translations for vitamin d deficiency
From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary
- வைட்டமின் ஈ குறைபாடுTamil
Get even more translations for vitamin d deficiency »
Find a translation for the vitamin d deficiency definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these vitamin d deficiency definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"vitamin d deficiency." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2017. Web. 20 Sep. 2017. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/vitamin d deficiency>.