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pellagra
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Definition a disease caused by deficiency of niacin (vitamin B3) and tryptophan which the body can convert to niacin; characterized by gastrointestinal disturbances, erythema, and nervous or mental disorders
  • He could tell of consumption making inroads on entire families and of pellagra, once found only among poor whites, which was now appearing in Atlanta's best families.
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