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deficiency

Biology the absence of a gene or a region of a chromosome normally present
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No previous studies have examined the prevalence of nutritional deficiency states in patients who have had previous PT TMJ implants and remain in chronic, irresolvable pain with poor treatment outcomes.
Before you consider taking any supplement you need to make sure your symptoms are due to a nutritional deficiency and are not caused by any other medical reason.
The "most pressing question," he said, is whether a global nutritional deficiency or a deficiency in a specific micronutrient is involved.
Anemia, an inadequate supply of oxygen-carrying hemoglobin, is rare among young and middle-age people and generally develops from a nutritional deficiency or an identifiable health problem, such as a cancer.
Vitamins and other nutritional supplements often prevent recurrences or reduce the severity of canker sores in patients with a nutritional deficiency.
Frequent occurrences of moderate-to-large el nino events since 1982 have undoubtedly been influential in maintaining a general nutritional deficiency in the local coastal waters.
It's well known that a nutritional deficiency can weaken one's defenses against microbes.

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