A disease which affects children, and which is characterized by a bulky head, crooked spine and limbs, depressed ribs, enlarged and spongy articular epiphyses, tumid abdomen, and short stature, together with clear and often premature mental faculties. The essential cause of the disease appears to be the nondeposition of earthy salts in the osteoid tissues. Children afflicted with this malady stand and walk unsteadily. Called also rachitis.
- A deficiency disease resulting from a lack of vitamin D or calcium and from insufficient exposure to sunlight, characterized by defective bone growth and occurring chiefly in children. Also called rachitis.
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കൂമ്പാരം - Koompaaram | Koomparam ;പക്ഷിബാധ - Pakshibaadha | Pakshibadha ;വിറ്റാമിന് ഡി യുടെ കുറവുകൊണ്ടുണ്ടാകുന്ന രോഗം - Vittaamin Di Yude Kuravukondundaakunna Rogam | Vittamin Di Yude Kuravukondundakunna Rogam ;ഗ്രഹണി - Grahani ;സഞ്ചയം - Sanchayam ;കുട - Kuda ;