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Describe the disorder called deficiency of vitamins a, d, e, or k.?

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Dr. Kenneth Mirkin
Gastroenterology 45 years experience
Malabsorption: These are all called "fat soluble vitamins". A deficiency usually implies an inability to adequately absorb fat. There are a number of reasons for this and requires careful evaluation.

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