DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Human genes for nutrition disease

Nutrition disease [DOID:374]

Nutritional diseases are diseases in humans that are directly or indirectly caused by a lack of essential nutrients in the diet. Nutritional diseases are commonly associated with chronic malnutrition. Additionally, conditions such as obesity from overeating can also cause, or contribute to, serious health problems. Excessive intake of some nutrients can cause acute poisoning.

Synonyms:  nutrition disease,  DOID:374,  nutrition disorder,  nutrition syndrome,  Nutritional disorder ...