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A broad and detailed look at many topics relevant to the role of aluminum in renal disease: chemistry, intestinal absorption, metabolism, known or potential roles in osteopathy, Alzheimer disease, occupational disease, encephalopathy. Four chapters focus on the diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of aluminum toxicity. The opening chapter is a short chronologic historical review of aluminum's place in human disease, running from early public awareness to the explosive growth of knowledge about aluminum in the past two decades.
Aluminum and Renal Failure. Ann Intern Med. 1990;113:904. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-113-11-904_2
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1990;113(11):904.
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