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What is another name for Vitamin A?
(another name) in
What is the Precursor of Vitamin A?
Functions of Vitamin A?
maintaining healthy eye tissue, necessary for good vision
health of mucus membranes
maintaining healthy epithelial cells
Vitamin A Defieiency causes?
susceptibility to infections
xerphthalmia (blindness -infection of eye)
Vitamin A Disease?
Characteristics of Vitamin A?
widespread in developing countries, millions of children loose their eye sight
What are sources of Vitamin A?
high intese color