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Lead nephropathy: early leads from descriptive studies

Chronic lead exposure is recognized as a potential cause of hyperuricaemia, kidney damage and hypertension. The fascinating story of lead poisoning and nephrotoxicity illustrates the utility of descriptive studies in the early elucidation of a new disease entity.

 The pursuit towards understanding lead nephropathy is presented as a successful illustration of human occupational and public health.