[Human biomonitoring--studies of arsenic, lead and PCDD/F in inhabitants of a contaminated residential area].


The levels of arsenic in urine, lead in blood, and PCDD/F in blood fat were determined in 12 subjects living in a residential area where the soil was contaminated by arsenic, lead, PCDD/F and other pollutants. Six residents (group I, mean age 56 years) were living on the contaminated site for at least 35 years, and had consumed home-grown vegetables and… (More)