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Oral manifestation of vitamin C deficiency

| April 22, 2012 | 0 Comments

Oral manifestation of vitamin C deficiency

Vitamin C is water soluble vitamin .

Source : Vegetables and fruits

Vitamin c deficiency features :

Scurvy (inner city infants, elderly individuals)
Vitamin c deficiency cause Inadequate collagen synthesis
– Wound healing
– Weakened vascular walls
• CNS hemorrhage

vit c Oral manifestation of vitamin C deficiency

Oral manifestations
– Spontaneous hemorrhage
• Weak capillary support
– Ulceration
– Severe periodontal disease

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