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Aktuelle Radiol. 1998 Mar;8(2):98-100.

[Long-term follow up of intravenous mercury therapy].

[Article in German]

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  • 1Institut und Poliklinik für Radiologische Diagnostik, Universitätsklinikum Carl-Gustav-Carus, Technischen Universität Dresden.

Abstract

In the case of an intravenous mercury injection, the mercury can be seen in the right heart, the lungs, the liver, and the kidney, but seldom in the spleen, the extremities, and the vertebral canal. In the subsequent period there is a distribution of the mercury and clinical symptoms will show the toxicity of the metal. We describe a patient with a follow-up time of 19 years, from the radiological point of view.

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