Lead Poisoning

Known as: Toxic effect of unspecified lead compound, Toxic effect of lead and its compounds (including fumes), Toxic effect of lead and its compounds 
Chronic toxicity to the body caused by the absorption of lead, which is characterized by fatigue, gastrointestinal symptoms, anemia, a dark line… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND This study is a cost-benefit analysis that quantifies the social and economic benefits to household lead paint hazard… (More)
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2008
Review
2008
Lead poisoning is an important environmental disease that can have life-long adverse health effects. Most susceptible are… (More)
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2006
Review
2006
Since the molecular revolution of the 1980s, knowledge of the aetiology of cancer has increased considerably, which has led to… (More)
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2004
Review
2004
Understanding of lead toxicity has advanced substantially over the past three decades, and focus has shifted from high-dose… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The present study was undertaken to investigate the involvement of oxidative damage in lead-induced toxicity in humans and to… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
STUDY OBJECTIVES : To determine which area based socioeconomic measures can meaningfully be used, at which level of geography, to… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
In this study, we aimed to estimate the contribution of environmental pollutants to the incidence, prevalence, mortality, and… (More)
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2000
Review
2000
Recent studies have shown that lead causes oxidative stress by inducing the generation of reactive oxygen species, reducing the… (More)
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2000
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2000
Lead poisoning existed and was already known in Antiquity but was forgotten, at least in the literature, until the end of the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Gasoline sold in most African countries contain 0.5-0.8 g/l lead. In urban and rural areas and near mining centers, average lead… (More)
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