For further information on testing for heavy metal poisoning, visit Lab Tests Online, a website developed by the American Association for Clinical Chemistry.
To view a list of conditions with signs symptoms that overlap with those of heavy metal poisoning, visit Medscape Reference's website.
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Can heavy metal poisoning act like myasthenia gravis? See answer
I am looking for any info about heavy metal toxicity, symptoms, treatment, outcomes. Especially combined toxicity (e.g., nickle and mercury). Also looking for diagnostic tools available for heavy metal in humans. See answer