Blood Lead is useful in detecting industrial, dietary and accidental exposure to Lead and to monitor detoxification therapy. Children are especially susceptible to neurologic damage from Lead and acute neurologic toxicity may develop without symptoms.
If you suspect to have been exposed to lead, symptoms may include:
Mild anaemia, high serum uric acid, Neurological effects such as nerve conduction velocity reduction, postural sway or tremors. It can also have adverse effects on fertility in both male and female.