Quiz: Vitamin K Deficiency
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Vitamin K is necessary for the normal clotting of blood. Newborns are at risk of vitamin K deficiency because they do not get enough vitamin K before birth and because they cannot synthesize it on their own immediately after birth. This deficiency is especially common in newborns with which of the following characteristics?

  • A.


  • B.

    Formula fed

  • C.

    Full term

  • D.


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