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Document ID (ISN)19529
CIS number 72-2805
ISSN - Serial title 0047-1879 - Japanese Journal of Industrial Health - Sangyō-Igaku
Year 1971
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Nishitani N., Hara I.
Title Cases of leucomelanodermatosis caused by phenylphenol
Original title Phenylphenol ni yoru hakuhan kokuhi sho no shorei [in Japanese]
Bibliographic information Apr. 1971, Vol.13, No.3, p.218-219. Illus. 9 ref.
Abstract Report on a study carried out over a number of years of skin lesions in workers in a plant producing o- and p-phenylphenol from phenol-distillation residues. 16 cases of leucomelanodermatosis were found; these cases are briefly reviewed.
Descriptors (primary) chemical industry; melanoderma; dermatological effects; phenols
Descriptors (secondary) case study; 2-phenylphenol; distillation; skin diseases
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Skin diseases
Phenols and phenolic compounds
Chemical industry