Lead Poisoning

(Plumbismus) Lead poisoning solve common initially, only minor complaints, but can also lead to acute encephalopathy or irreversible organ damage, which usually manifests itself in children in the form of cognitive deficits. The diagnosis can be made based on the concentration of lead in whole blood. The treatment includes stopping the exposure to lead and sometimes a Chelatbildnertherapie with Dimercaptoporpansulfonsäure (DMPS), or calcium disodium EDTA with or without dimercaprol. There…

September 3, 2018
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