Lack of oxygen in muscles often leads to cramps among cricketers. This results due to
(a) conversion of pyruvate to ethanol
(b) conversion of pyruvate to glucose
(c) non conversion of glucose to pyruvate
(d) conversion of pyruvate to lactic acid

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(d) conversion of pyruvate to lactic acid is the correct answer.
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Lack of oxygen in muscles often leads to cramps among cricketers. This results due to
(d) conversion of pyruvate into lactic acid
This is mainly due to insufficient supply of oxygen. Later on when the supply of oxygen is there lactic acids breaks down into carbon dioxide and water
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