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Which one of the following is a fat-soluble vitamin and its related deficiency disease?

  • Ascorbic acid  - Scurvy

  • Retinol -  Xerophthalmia

  • Cobalamine -   Beri-beri

  • Calciferol - Pellagra

Answer

B.

Retinol -  Xerophthalmia

The disease xerophthalmia is caused due to deficiency of vitamin-A (retinol).

The disease xerophthalmia is caused due to deficiency of vitamin-A (retinol).