Updated: 11/17/2015

Lead Toxicity

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Lead Toxicity
  • Lead toxicity inhibits parathyroid hormone-related peptide (PTHrP) and may affect bone mineral density 
  • Imaging
    • radiographs can reveal radiodense metaphyseal bands  
 

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(OBQ09.19) Lead toxicity affects growth by inhibiting which of the following growth factors? Review Topic

QID: 2832
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Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH)

12%

(177/1469)

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Parathyroid hormone-related peptide (PTHrP)

31%

(455/1469)

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Human growth hormone (HGH)

15%

(224/1469)

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Insulin-like growth factor (IGF)

36%

(525/1469)

5

Gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH)

5%

(79/1469)

ML 5

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