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Heavy Metals in Seafood and Farm Produce from Uyo, Nigeria: Levels and health implications.

Authors
  • Orisakwe, Orish E
  • Mbagwu, Herbert O C
  • Ajaezi, Godwin C
  • Edet, Ukeme W
  • Uwana, Patrick U
Type
Published Article
Journal
Sultan Qaboos University medical journal
Publication Date
May 01, 2015
Volume
15
Issue
2
Identifiers
PMID: 26052462
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
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Abstract

The regular consumption of certain types of farm produce and seafood available in Uyo, Akwa Ibom State, Nigeria, is likely adding to the body burden of heavy metals among those living in this region.

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