Table 2

Antimony concentrations in liver tissue

Antinomy concentration (ng/g wet weight)Infants dying from SIDSControls
0–0.9936 (72%)12 (66%)
1–1.995 (10%)2 (11%)
2–2.996 (12%)2 (11%)
3–3.991 (2%)1 (6%)
⩾ 43 (4%)2-150 1 (6%)2-151
Total51 (100%)18 (100%)
  • 2-150 Includes one infant dying from SIDS with an antimony concentration of 51 ng/g and two with concentrations of 4 ng/g each.

  • 2-151 Includes one control infant with a concentration of 4 ng/g.