Heavy metal poisoning

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Heavy metal poisoning

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Heavy metal poisoning" returned 5 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Heavy metal poisoning should be recognized as a cause of hypertension in children.
 

Author(s): Stephen Thornton

Journal: Am Fam Physician. 2012 Sep;86(5):394; author reply 394.

 

Last Updated: 11 Sep 2012

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Use of hair analysis in diagnosing heavy metal poisoning.
 

Author(s): L Y Y Ko

Journal: Hong Kong Med J. 2004 Oct;10(5):365-6; author reply 366.

 

Last Updated: 13 Oct 2004

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Use of hair analysis in the diagnosis of heavy metal poisoning: report of three cases.
 

Author(s): W T Poon, S C Ling, A Y W Chan, T W L Mak

Journal: Hong Kong Med J. 2004 Jun;10(3):197-200.

 

We report three paediatric cases of suspected heavy metal poisoning that presented with non-specific symptoms. Hair samples of the three patients were sent overseas for analysis; results showed abnormal levels of many elements, including some heavy metals. A diagnosis of heavy metal ...

Last Updated: 7 Jun 2004

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The terms "Heavy metal poisoning" returned 1 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

[Heavy metal poisoning and renal injury in children].
 

Author(s): Li-Ping Rong, Yuan-Yuan Xu, Xiao-Yun Jiang

Journal: Zhongguo Dang Dai Er Ke Za Zhi. 2014 Apr;16(4):325-9.

 

Along with global environmental pollution resulting from economic development, heavy metal poisoning in children has become an increasingly serious health problem in the world. It can lead to renal injury, which tends to be misdiagnosed due to the lack of obvious or specific early ...

Last Updated: 22 Apr 2014

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Prolonged Gadolinium Retention After MRI Imaging
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Heavy Metal Toxicity

 

Last Updated: 14 Mar 2016

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Selenium and Arsenic Pharmacodynamics
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Arsenic Poisoning Chronic

 

Last Updated: 13 May 2016

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Effect of Folic Acid on Skin Fungal Pattern in Patients With Arsenicosis
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Chronic Arsenic Poisoning

 

Last Updated: 17 Sep 2016

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