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Document ID (ISN)42278
CIS number 84-1356
ISSN - Serial title 0025-7818 - Medicina del lavoro
Year 1983
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Innocenti A., Paggiaro P.L.
Title A case of occupational asthma due to diphenylmethane diisocyanate (MDI)
Original title Un caso di asma professionale da difenilmetano-diisocianato) (MDI) [in Italian]
Bibliographic information Sep.-Oct. 1983, Vol.74, No.5, p.391-393. Illus. 15 ref.
Abstract The case history of a man producing polyurethane shoe soles is presented, together with the results of bronchial provocation tests in which no cross-reaction between MDI and toluene diisocyanate was found.
Descriptors (primary) diphenylmethane diisocyanate; shoe industry; allergic asthma
Descriptors (secondary) case study; inhalation tests; 2,6-tolylene diisocyanate
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)
Cyano compounds
Footwear, leather and fur industry