What is Toxic Elements?
This test detects the level of toxic chemicals in the blood. One can get contaminated with toxic elements from air, food and water. Today's lifestyle makes people more prone to these exposure. Exposure to these chemicals can cause several disorders such as Alzheimer’s diseases, kidney dysfunction, skin problems, certain cancers, anemia. birth defects in babies and brain damage. These tests are used to monitor toxicity levels over time.
Why is Toxic Elements done?
- The toxic elements test is performed at periodic intervals if the patient regularly works with heavy metals or other toxic elements like chemical fumes
- If an overexposure to toxic elements is suspected, or when symptoms of toxicity appear
Tests Included (7 tests)
- Arsenic Blood