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Document ID (ISN)44169
CIS number 85-1057
ISSN - Serial title 0025-7818 - Medicina del lavoro
Year 1984
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Trevisan A., Bonadonna A.
Title On a case of cadmium nephropathy
Original title Su di un caso di nefropatia conclamata da cadmio [in Italian]
Bibliographic information July-Aug. 1984, Vol.75, No.4, p.322-327. Illus. 26 ref.
Abstract Case study of a tool-repair brazer who worked with metal alloys with high cadmium content and who developed cadmium nephropathy exhibiting a Fanconi-like syndrome. Elevated tubular enzymuria and microproteinuria of marked tubular origin were also present. Biological fluids had a high cadmium content. There were no signs of irreversible kidney damage. Further medical monitoring of the subject is suggested.
Descriptors (primary) renal diseases; cadmium; soldering and brazing
Descriptors (secondary) case study; determination in urine; proteinuria; enzyme disturbances
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the kidney and the urinary system
Welding and cutting
Cadmium and compounds
Inorganic substances