[Concentration of trace elements in hair from children living in a Keshan disease district in China].

@article{Ohta1992ConcentrationOT,
  title={[Concentration of trace elements in hair from children living in a Keshan disease district in China].},
  author={Yuki Ohta and A. Y. Nakano and Masao Matsumoto},
  journal={Nihon eiseigaku zasshi. Japanese journal of hygiene},
  year={1992},
  volume={47 4},
  pages={811-7}
}
The hair from 9 children living in a Keshan disease prevalent district and from 10 children living in a Keshan disease non-prevalent district in China was analyzed. At the same time, the hair from 35 children of the same age residing in Tsukuba district in Japan was analyzed for comparison of the concentration of essential trace elements with that of children living in the Keshan disease prevalent district. Se concentration was determined by a fluorophotometric method and 16 other elements were… CONTINUE READING