This test is used to evaluate the levels of heavy metals (mercury, lead, chromium) in the blood. It is used for the screening and diagnosis of chronic or acute exposure of heavy metals. People who are at high risk of heavy metal exposure due to occupation, accidental exposure, hobbies or symptoms are recommended to undergo this test. The common symptoms of heavy metal toxicity include pain in abdomen, fatigue, anemia, liver and kidney damage, deformation of bones, neurological disorders, numbness of hands and feet, memory loss and miscarriages.
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