Heavy metal exposure/toxicity
Last updated: Saturday, 04, December, 2010
|Key Information||Appropriate Tests|
Blood and/or urine measurements of relevant heavy metal as appropriate.
See also Forensic toxicology.
|Arsenic - urine.|
|Heavy metals (cadmium) - urine.|
|Copper - plasma and urine.|
Iron/iron binding capacity, for assessment of acute toxicity.
See also iron toxisty - acute
|See Lead poisoning.|
|Manganese - blood.|
|Mercury - urine.|
|Heavy metals (thallium) - urine.|