Manganese neurotoxicity, a continuum of dysfunction: results from a community based study.

@article{Mergler1999ManganeseNA,
  title={Manganese neurotoxicity, a continuum of dysfunction: results from a community based study.},
  author={Donna Mergler and Mary Baldwin and Suzanne B{\'e}langer and Fabrice Larribe and Anne Beuter and Rosemarie M Bowler and Michel Panisset and Roderick Edwards and A. de Geoffroy and M P Sassine and K H Hudnell},
  journal={Neurotoxicology},
  year={1999},
  volume={20 2-3},
  pages={
          327-42
        }
}
Excessive manganese (Mn) has been associated with neurobehavioral deficits and neurological and/or neuropsychiatric illness, but the level at which this metal can cause adverse neurotoxic effects, particularly with long-term exposure, is still unknown. The objective of the present study was to assess nervous system functions in residents exposed to manganese from a variety of environmental sources. A random stratified sampling procedure was used to select participants; persons with a history of… CONTINUE READING
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