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Behavioural Neurology
Volume 2015, Article ID 545674, 9 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2015/545674
Research Article

Assessment of Hair Aluminum, Lead, and Mercury in a Sample of Autistic Egyptian Children: Environmental Risk Factors of Heavy Metals in Autism

1Pediatrics Department, Faculty of Medicine, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt
2National Institute of Standards, Giza, Egypt
3Community Medicine Department, Ain Shams University, Cairo, Egypt

Received 24 June 2015; Revised 24 August 2015; Accepted 2 September 2015

Academic Editor: Michael E. Behen

Copyright © 2015 Farida El Baz Mohamed et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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