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Description:This child is suffering from malnutrition and has manifested symptoms of the disease known as nutritional rickets.
Note the bowed legs and knees. nutritional rickets is a condition in which children's bones are too soft, and do not develop properly due to a deficiency in vitamin D.
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Creation Date:1970
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