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  • 1 Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Departments of Chemistry, and Nuclear Engineering and Engineering Physics 12180 Troy NY USA
  • 2 University of the Punjab Institute of Chemistry Lahure Pakistan
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Abstract  

The use of L X-ray fluorescence for the determination of the concentration of Pb in human bone has been reported in the literature. A critique of the utility of the method and the shortcomings as an analytical approach in the evaluation of human exposure to Pb are addressed.