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How detrimental is lead in your skin?

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Dr. Sheila Calderon
Internal Medicine

In brief: Depends

If a pencil got stuck under your skin you can have a doctor remove it and there is no sequella from that.
If you have been eating lead paint that can cause neurological issues and your skin will have a dull discoloration.

In brief: Depends

If a pencil got stuck under your skin you can have a doctor remove it and there is no sequella from that.
If you have been eating lead paint that can cause neurological issues and your skin will have a dull discoloration.
Dr. Sheila Calderon
Dr. Sheila Calderon
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