Vitamin C Deficiency
Published Online: 29 JAN 2003
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How to Cite
Meydani, M., Zubik, L. and Tang, F.-Y. 2003. Vitamin C Deficiency. eLS. .
- Published Online: 29 JAN 2003
Vitamin C is an essential micronutrient involved in many biological and biochemical functions. Nutritional vitamin C deficiency is rare in developed countries but is seen in individuals on restricted diets.
- recommended daily allowance;
- vitamin C