Hong Kong Med J 2013;19(Suppl 8):S16-9
Prevalence of melamine exposure in Hong Kong children
APS Kong, XL Yang, JCN Chan, CWK Lam, W Chu, KC Choi
Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
1. About 9% of Hong Kong school children had elevated urine melamine/creatinine ratios of >7.1 μg/mmol.
2. There was no association between milk consumption and urinary melamine levels.
3. Hong Kong school children with high urine melamine levels appeared to have benign clinical course.