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Beriberi

A disease caused by a deficiency of thiamine (vitamin B1) and characterized by polyneuritis, cardiac pathology, and edema. The epidemic form is found primarily in areas in which white (polished) rice is the staple food, as in Japan, China, the Philippines, India, and other countries of southeast Asia. (Dorland, 27th ed)
Networked: 173 relevant articles (12 outcomes, 4 trials/studies)

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Disease Context: Research Results

Related Diseases

1. Heart Failure
2. Wernicke Encephalopathy (Wernicke's Encephalopathy)
3. Heart Diseases (Heart Disease)
4. Cardiogenic Shock
5. Pulmonary Hypertension (Ayerza Syndrome)

Experts

1. Koike, Haruki: 3 articles (03/2015 - 11/2004)
2. Sobue, Gen: 3 articles (03/2015 - 11/2004)
3. Lanska, Douglas J: 3 articles (01/2012 - 01/2010)
4. Iijima, Masahiro: 2 articles (03/2015 - 11/2004)
5. Ou, Kevanna: 2 articles (06/2014 - 11/2012)
6. Coats, Debra: 2 articles (06/2014 - 11/2012)
7. Frank, Elizabeth L: 2 articles (06/2014 - 05/2008)
8. Fischer, Philip R: 2 articles (06/2014 - 11/2012)
9. Mayxay, Mayfong: 2 articles (01/2011 - 01/2011)
10. White, Nicholas J: 2 articles (01/2011 - 01/2011)

Drugs and Biologics

Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to Beriberi:
1. Thiamine (Aneurin)FDA Link
2. VitaminsIBA
3. Thiamine PyrophosphateIBA
4. TransketolaseIBA
5. citreoviridinIBA
6. Folic Acid (Vitamin M)FDA LinkGeneric
7. Vitamin B Complex (B Vitamins)IBA
8. Lactic AcidFDA LinkGeneric
9. Pyruvic Acid (Pyruvate)IBA
10. MicronutrientsIBA

Therapies and Procedures

1. Total Parenteral Nutrition
2. Parenteral Nutrition
3. Bariatric Surgery
4. Gastric Bypass (Roux-en-Y Gastric Bypass)
5. Traditional Medicine (Folk Remedies)