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Mercury poisoning after spillage at home from a sphygmomanometer on loan from hospital

BMJ 1999; 319 doi: (Published 04 September 1999) Cite this as: BMJ 1999;319:608

In this “Lesson of the week” by C Rennie and colleagues (7 August, pp 366-7), “serum mercury concentrations” should have read “whole blood mercury concentrations” throughout; in the table “creatine” should have read “creatinine.”


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