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Research Shows Low Lead In Body Can Cause Spontaneous Abortion

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September 15, 1999
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University Of North Carolina At Chapel Hill
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Medical scientists have known for decades that high levels of lead in the body often cause spontaneous abortions, but now a new study shows that lower lead levels can produce that result too.

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. - Medical scientists have known for decades that high levels of lead in the body often cause spontaneous abortions, but now a new study shows that lower lead levels can produce that result too.


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