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Bone lead levels in adjudicated delinquents; a case control study

Publication Date:

December 1, 2002


This study compared two groups of youngsters -- 194 who had been adjudicated as delinquents by a court, and 146 nondelinquent controls. The delinquent group had an average level of toxic lead in their blood that was 7 times as high the control group's level.

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