anti-infective vitamin

anti-infective vitamin

[‚an·tē·in′fek·div ‚vīd·ə·mən]
(biochemistry)
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Vitamin A has been called the anti-infective vitamin because of the close association between severe vitamin A deficiency and increased infection-related illness and death.