Which vitamin deficiency causes circum-corneal vascularization?

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  1. samuel

    samuel New Member

    Which vitamin deficiency causes circum-corneal vascularization?
    a) Thiamine
    b) Riboflavin
    c) Vit E
    d) Vit C

    Answer: Riboflavin
    Explanation:
    Manifestations of riboflavin:
    Glossitis
    Magenta color tongue
    Cheilosis
    Angular stomatitis
    Circum-corneal vascularization
    Proliferation of bulbar conjunctival capillaries

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