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Which of the following is not a sign of heavy metal poisoning?

(a) Abdominal pain

(b) Cardiomyopathy

(c) Numbness

(d) Far sightedness

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This question is from Genetic Aspects of Heavy Metal Resistance topic in division Microbial Transformation of Heavy Metals of Environmental Biotechnology

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Correct option is (d) Far sightedness

The best explanation: Far sightedness is not caused by metal poisoning especially not due to heavy metal poisoning whereas, Abdominal pain, cardiomyopathy which is a heart abnormality, numbness which is a nervous system abnormality, these are caused due to heavy metal poisoning which causes these abnormalities.

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