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Table 2 Comparison of metals in fish species with other studies (mg kg−1)

From: Trace metals health risk appraisal in fish species of Arabian Sea

Location Fish species Cd Cu Fe Pb Reference #
Keti Bunder Thatta, Pakistan Pampus argenteus 0.024 0.002 0.081 3.60 18
Keti Bunder Thatta, Pakistan Labeo rohita 0.035 0.001 0.247 0.133 18
Indus River, Pakistan Oreochromis mossambicus 2.87–3.60 26
Indus River, Pakistan Cyprinus carpio 1.08–1.52 27
Baluchistan coast, Pakistan Acanthopagrus berda 0.076 0.416 0.326 2
Arabian sea, Pakistan   0.320 4.120 19
North side of Hormoz striate,
Persian Gulf and Iran
  0.205 1.055 12
Osaka, Japan   0.027 0.048 20
Manila Bay, Philippines   0.024 0.135 21
Masan Bay, Korea   0.015 0.076 22