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Lead poisoning from lead-glazed earthenware used for storing drinks


1) Lead poisoning from drinking Kombucha tea brewed in a ceramic pot. Tri Giang Phan, Jane Estell, Geoffrey Duggin, et al. MJA 1998; 169: 644-646. Kombucha tea is an alternative therapy that is gaining popularity as a remedy for a diverse range of ailments. We report two cases of symptomatic lead poisoning requiring chelation therapy […]


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