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A person is showing the following symptoms:
i) Stunted growth
ii) Bone fractures
iii) Pain in bones
Which of the following vitamin deficiency leads to such condition?

A
Vitamin A
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B
Vitamin D
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C
Vitamin K
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D
Vitamin C
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Solution

The correct option is B Vitamin D
Stunted growth, bone fractures and pain in bones are some of the symptoms of the disease called rickets. Rickets is caused due to deficiency of vitamin D. Vitamin D is mostly obtained from sunlight and absorbs calcium and phosphorous for healthy bones.

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