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An Outbreak of Dermatoses in a Mining Community Report of Environmental and Medical Surveys.
Birmingham-DJ; Key-MM; Holaday-DA
NIOSH 1964 Apr:34 pages
Environmental and medical survey of a gold smelter reveals significant exposure to arsenic and a high incidence of arsenical dermatoses. Control measures are described which effectively reduced the arsenic concentrations.
NIOSH-Author; Skin-disorders; Environmental-contaminants; Air-sampling; Air-quality-control; Mining;
NIOSH, No. TR-11, 34 pages, 8 references
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