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Associations of low-level urine cadmium with kidney function in lead workers
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    Analyses of cadmium and kidney function in lead workers were adjusted for lead
    • Virginia M. Weaver, Associate Professor
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      • Nam-Soo Kim, Bernard G. Jaar, Brian S. Schwartz, Patrick J. Parsons, Amy J. Steuerwald, Andrew C. Todd, David Simon, and Byung-Kook Lee

    We thank Dr. Kawada for his interest in our manuscript entitled "Associations of low-level urine cadmium with kidney function in lead workers."[1] As discussed in the methods and shown in the footnotes to Tables 3 and 4 in the manuscript, we adjusted for blood and tibia lead. We have presented lead analyses in this cohort in multiple past publications[2-8] so, in order to focus on the unique cadmium associations and compl...

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