Xerophthalmia disease, causes, symptoms and how to overcome. Vitamin A
deficiency is still a problem that is spread throughout the world, especially
in developing countries and can occur at all ages, especially during growth.
Vitamin A deficiency in the body can cause various types of diseases which are
Nutrition Related Diseases which can affect various types of anatomy and
function of body organs such as lowering the immune system and reducing
epithelial skin cells. One of the effects of lack of vitamin A is an eye
disorder that commonly occurs in children aged 6 months - 4 years who are the
main cause of blindness in developing countries (Xerophthalmia).