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Intrinsic factor

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Description of Intrinsic factor

Intrinsic factor: A glycoprotein secreted by the cells of the gastric glands that is required for the absorption of VITAMIN B 12. Deficiency of intrinsic factor results in ANEMIA, PERNICIOUS.
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Intrinsic factor: glycoprotein secreted by the cells of the gastric glands that is required for the absorption of Vitamin B12.
Source: CRISP

Intrinsic factor: A glycoprotein secreted by the cells of the GASTRIC GLANDS that is required for the absorption of Vitamin B 12 (CYANOCOBALAMIN). Deficiency of intrinsic factor leads to VITAMIN B 12 DEFICIENCY and ANEMIA, PERNICIOUS.
Source: MeSH 2007

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