A large number of patients in a small town hospital were reported to have complained of symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, and headaches. It was discovered that they were all workers at the same manufacturing plant and were exposed to high levels of lead. Discuss how the lead that these workers were exposed to may have been absorbed and distributed in the body.
Your response should be at least 300 words in length. You may use only your textbook as source material for your response. All source material from your textbook must be referenced
(Paraphrased and quoted material must have accompanying citations).
Textbook that must be used for source of project:
Kacew, S., & Lee, B. M. (2013). Lu’s basic toxicology: Fundamentals, target organs, and risk assessment (6th ed.). New York, NY: Informa Healthcare.