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What does BLL stand for?

BLL stands for Blood Lead Level

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In her article, she states that "[OSHA regulations] call for medical removal from exposure at [a blood lead level of] [greater than or equal to] 60 [micro]g/dL.
Although the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention set a blood lead level of 10 mcg/dL or higher as the threshold for concern in children in 1991 and reaffirmed it in 2005, many experts agree that levels below that also are dangerous.
Blood lead levels generally considered "safe" actually may be associated with an increased risk of death from many causes, including cardiovascular disease and stroke, according to a report in Circulation: Journal of the American Heart Association.