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Nervous System Lead Poisoning Summary

Description: Injury to the nervous system secondary to exposure to lead compounds. Two distinct clinical patterns occur in children (LEAD POISONING, NERVOUS SYSTEM, CHILDHOOD) and adults (LEAD POISONING, NERVOUS SYSTEM, ADULT). In children, lead poisoning typically produces an encephalopathy. In adults, exposure to toxic levels of lead is associated with a peripheral neuropathy.

Also Known As: Lead Poisoning, Nervous System; Lead Poisoning, Neurologic; Lead Neurotoxicity Syndrome; Lead Neurotoxicity Syndromes; Nervous System Plumbism Show All >>

Networked: 1 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 0 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Nervous System Lead Poisoning

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Vitamin B 12 (Cyanocobalamin) : 1 result : FDA 47 Generic

Diseases Related to Nervous System Lead Poisoning

Key Therapies for Nervous System Lead Poisoning

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