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If we have vitamin B12 deficiency, then is it true that that will cause obesity?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
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In brief: No

No.

In brief: No

No.
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Dr. Stephen Southard
Internal Medicine

In brief: No

Vitamin B12 deficiency can cause low red blood cell counts, neurologic complications and other assorted skin, energy and GI effects but not frank obesity.

In brief: No

Vitamin B12 deficiency can cause low red blood cell counts, neurologic complications and other assorted skin, energy and GI effects but not frank obesity.
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