Zinc toxicity

Dr Daniel J Bell et al.

Zinc toxicity (also rarely known as zincalism) is rare as the body is remarkably efficient at excreting excess zinc. Typically oral zinc poisoning manifests primarily as:

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rID: 67020
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Excessive zinc
  • ZInc overdose
  • Zinc overdosage
  • Zinc excess
  • Hyperzincaemic
  • Hyperzincaemia
  • Zinc poisoning
  • Zincalism

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