A condition in which our body is not able to absorb all or part of the food nutrients. Impairment can be of single or multiple nutrients depending on the abnormality. This may lead to malnutrition. Malabsorption can have many causes.
The symptoms or observable conditions which are seen as a result of some disease.
A membrane which secretes mucus. It forms the lining of various body passages that communicate with the air, such as the respiratory, genitourinary, and alimentary tracts including the mouth, nasal passages, vagina and urethra.
Allergy to several common food proteins, such as cow’s milk, hen’s eggs, peanuts or soya bean. In more than the half of children with food allergy, adverse reactions to more than one food are seen.