Lead poisoning due to adulterated marijuana.


To the Editor: As a consequence of strict regulations, lead intoxication has not occurred in Germany in recent decades. Recently, during a period of 3 to 4 months, 29 patients (16 to 33 years of age) were admitted to four different hospitals in the greater Leipzig area (population, approximately 650,000) with classic signs and symptoms of lead intoxication… (More)
DOI: 10.1056/NEJMc0707784


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