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Table 2 Prevalence of anemia in relation to blood lead levels.

From: Relation between anemia and blood levels of lead, copper, zinc and iron among children

  Low blood lead level
<10 μg/dl (n = 22)
No (%)
High blood lead level
≥10 μg/dl (n = 38)
No (%)
Test of significance
No anemia 16 (72.7) 14 (36.8) x2 = 7.17
p = 0.00
Anemia 6 (27.3) 24 (63.2)**  
  1. ** p = 0.00