TITLE

undernutrition

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p2264
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "undernutrition" is presented. It refers to inadequate nutrition from any cause and this condition is marked by loss of body weight that begins with loss of glycogen, loss of body fat, and then proceeds to loss of protein.
ACCESSION #
21249912

 

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