Burden of cadmium in early childhood: longitudinal assessment of urinary cadmium in rural Bangladesh.

@article{Kippler2010BurdenOC,
  title={Burden of cadmium in early childhood: longitudinal assessment of urinary cadmium in rural Bangladesh.},
  author={Maria J Kippler and Barbro M Nermell and Jena Hamadani and Fahmida Tofail and S E Moore and Marie Vahter},
  journal={Toxicology letters},
  year={2010},
  volume={198 1},
  pages={
          20-5
        }
}
Chronic cadmium exposure is associated with many adverse health effects in adults, but little is known about the scenario early in life. This study assessed cadmium exposure and body burden in young children, born to women with known cadmium exposure via rice. As part of our ongoing population-based, longitudinal study of health effects of early-life toxicants exposure in rural Bangladesh, we measured cadmium in urine of about 350 children at 1.5 and 5 years of age, and in 92 children at 3… CONTINUE READING
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