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Carbon Monoxide and Lead Exposure.
NIOSH 1975 May:VI-6-VI-8
Examples are given of possible mis-diagnoses in carbon monoxide poisoning and lead poisoning. A diagnostic test is recommended to differentiate acute surgical abdomen from cramps due to lead poisoning in patients with possible lead exposure.
Toxic-gases; Toxic-substances; Heavy-metals; Diagnosis;
Occupational Medicine Symposia, Division of Occupational Health Programs, NIOSH, Rockville, Maryland, HEW Publication No. (NIOSH) 75-189
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