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An Outbreak of Dermatoses in a Mining Community Report of Environmental and Medical Surveys.

Authors
Birmingham-DJ; Key-MM; Holaday-DA
Source
NIOSH 1964 Apr:34 pages
Link
NIOSHTIC No.
00047923
Abstract
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.
Keywords
NIOSH-Author; Skin-disorders; Environmental-contaminants; Air-sampling; Air-quality-control; Mining;
CAS No.
7440-38-2;
Publication Date
19640401
Fiscal Year
1964
Source Name
NIOSH, No. TR-11, 34 pages, 8 references
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division