Article thumbnail

Acute Lead Exposure Increases Arterial Pressure: Role of the Renin-Angiotensin System

By Maylla Ronacher Simões, Rogério F. Ribeiro Júnior, Marcos Vinícius A. Vescovi, Honério C. de Jesus, Alessandra S. Padilha, Ivanita Stefanon, Dalton V. Vassallo, Mercedes Salaices and Mirian Fioresi
Topics: Research Article
Publisher: Public Library of Science
OAI identifier:
Provided by: PubMed Central

To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.

Suggested articles


  1. (1992). Blood lead as a cardiovascular risk factor.
  2. (2002). Blood lead levels and mortality.
  3. (1993). Blood pressure and industrial lead exposure.
  4. (2000). Clinical evaluation and management of leadexposure construction workers.
  5. (2004). Derkacz A
  6. (2001). Effect of L-arginine, dimercaptosuccinic acid (DMSA) and the association of L-arginine and DMSA on tissue lead mobilization and blood pressure level in plumbism.
  7. (1998). Electrocardiographic conduction disturbances in association with lowlevel lead exposure (The Normative Aging Study).
  8. (2004). Khoshbaten A
  9. (1999). Kininergic system and arterial HTN following chronic exposure to inorganic lead.
  10. (2006). Lead Toxicity, a review of the literature. Part I: Exposure, Evaluation, and treatment.
  11. (1991). Lead, blood pressure, and cardiovascular disease in men and women.
  12. (2008). Mechanisms of lead-induced hypertension and cardiovascular disease.
  13. (2009). Out of plumb: when water treatment causes lead contamination.
  14. (2007). Recommendations for medical management of adult lead exposure.
  15. (1998). Studies on lead– binding protein and interaction between lead and selenium in the human erythrocytes.