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symptoms of mercury poisoning in adults

A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johnnie Strickland Jr
32 years experience Family Medicine
Too much: Sorry too much to put in this limited space wikipedia has good information also google for video on mercury toxicity from university of calgary. Ex ... Read More
Dr. Edward Fritz
42 years experience Dentistry
Mercury poisoning : Symptoms of mercury poisoning can vary greatly and mimic many acute diseases. Cardiovascular symptoms have been reported with acute poisoning. The m ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
See below: Please consult this site for reliable information: https://medlineplus.gov/ency/article/002476.htm
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Wright
32 years experience Dentistry
Some types: Symptoms can include sensory impairment (vision, hearing, speech), disturbed sensation, lack of coordination, red cheeks, nose & lips, loss of hair, t ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dai Takahashi
7 years experience Internal Medicine
Mercury poisoning : from what you had today, you will not develop mercury poisoning. But you are right, source for Mercury poisoning is from fish. Still very rare disea ... Read More
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A 59-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Unlikely: Do you really have mercury poisoning from eating canned tuna? May be a need to contact the epa if this is correct. You could very well possess a per ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Machtinger
43 years experience Allergy and Immunology
BAL: Yes, using chelation therapy and bal (dimercaprol). Make sure that you really have mercury poisoning by getting confirmation from your internist. For ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wm. Marcus Spurlock
39 years experience Preventive Medicine
Mercury Poison: You would need to see a specialist who is knowledgeable about heavy metal chelation. This can be done orally or by IV treatments depending on the sev ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Reid Winick
32 years experience Dentistry
Very carefully.: You have to see a trained dr and dentist who is trained to detox you safely so you don't get more toxic.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marc Goldhagen
32 years experience Occupational Medicine
Depends on dose/age: Mercury is more toxic in organic form than elemental form and much more detrimental to fetus/infants than adults. There are medications that can bind ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Johnnie Strickland Jr
32 years experience Family Medicine
Treatment required: Mercury toxicity requires chelation therapy to treat and remove.

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