Beriberi

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Medical Definition of Beriberi

Beriberi: Inflammation of multiple nerves (polyneuritis), heart disease (cardiopathy), and edema (swelling) due to a deficiency of thiamine (vitamin B1) in the diet.


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Reviewed on 5/13/2016

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