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Why is lead so bad for the brain?

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Dr. James Goodrich
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Brain tumor

As lead levels build up in the body this can be transferred to the brain and the lead becomes toxic to the nerves which are the structures with the brain and body that allow the brain to control the body and its functioning.

In brief: Brain tumor

As lead levels build up in the body this can be transferred to the brain and the lead becomes toxic to the nerves which are the structures with the brain and body that allow the brain to control the body and its functioning.
Dr. James Goodrich
Dr. James Goodrich
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Dr. Randolph Evans
Neurology

In brief: Damage astroglia

Lead changes the permeability of the blood brain barrier and accumulates in the astroglia.
The astroglia are cells which are essential for maintenance of the environment of brain cells or neurons.

In brief: Damage astroglia

Lead changes the permeability of the blood brain barrier and accumulates in the astroglia.
The astroglia are cells which are essential for maintenance of the environment of brain cells or neurons.
Dr. Randolph Evans
Dr. Randolph Evans
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