Heavy Metal Poisoning D000075322

Diseases [C] » Chemically-Induced Disorders [C25] » Poisoning » Heavy Metal Poisoning

Description

Poisoning that results from chronic or acute ingestion, injection, inhalation, or skin absorption of HEAVY METALS. Acute and chronic exposures can cause ANEMIA; KIDNEY and LIVER damage; PULMONARY EDEMA; MEMORY LOSS and behavioral changes; bone deformities in children; and MISCARRIAGE or PREMATURE LABOR in pregnant women.   MeSH

Subtype Terms (5)

Lead Poisoning
11 drugs (9 approved, 2 experimental)

Manganese Poisoning
 

Mercury Poisoning
3 drugs (1 approved, 2 experimental)


Approved Indicated Drugs (2)


Organization Involved with Phase 4 Indications (1)

Organization Involved with Phase 2 Indications (1)

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