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While on vitamins, LOOK, it is common knowledge that Vit A def causes eye problems, and excess causes hair loss, and muscle pain, AND you have to be careful to give RETIN-A to your pregnant patients (This will be in NBME's mind), but LOOK NOW AT Vit B1 (thiamine). You will face this from alcoholics: 1) What heart disease is he going to get? 2) What rxn is this a cofactor for (give 2)? 3) 2 main def. diseases please?

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While on vitamins,

LOOK, it is common knowledge that Vit A def causes eye problems, and excess causes hair loss, and muscle pain, AND you have to be careful to give RETIN-A to your pregnant patients (This will be in NBME's mind), but

LOOK NOW AT Vit B1 (thiamine). You will face this from alcoholics:

1) What heart disease is he going to get?
2) What rxn is this a cofactor for (give 2)?
3) 2 main def. diseases please?

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