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Document ID (ISN)39643
CIS number 83-759
ISSN - Serial title 0465-546X - Medicina y seguridad del trabajo
Year 1981
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Vázquez Tadei G.
Title Acute renal failure in carbon tetrachloride poisoning
Original title Fracaso renal agudo en la intoxicación por tetracloruro de carbono [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Jan.-Mar. 1981, Vol.29, No.113, p.30-36. Illus. 105 ref.
Abstract Description of a case of acute renal failure in a house painter due to massive exposure to carbon tetrachloride, with favourable course following haemodialysis. The literature on acute renal failure in carbon tetrachloride poisoning, and the clinical and histological features of this disease entity are analysed with special reference to the combination of carbon tetrachloride exposure and alcohol consumption.
Descriptors (primary) acute poisoning; renal dysfunction; organic solvents; painting; carbon tetrachloride
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; synergism; case study; alcoholic beverages
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Surface treatment
Diseases of the kidney and the urinary system
Halogenated hydrocarbons