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Document ID (ISN)107838
CIS number 08-378
ISSN - Serial title 0034-8732 - Prevención
Year 2006
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Manzanaro Arana R., Apellániz González A.
Title Toxicology of cadmium - Literature survey
Original title Toxicología del cadmio: revisión bibiográfica [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information Oct.-Dec. 2006, No.178, p.38-47. Illus. 48 ref.
Abstract Contents of this literature survey on the toxicology of cadmium: physical and chemical properties of cadmium; utilization; contamination sources; physiopathology; clinical effects of acute poisoning by ingestion (gastrointestinal effects, migraine, muscular pain) and by inhalation (bronchopulmonary changes, dyspnoea, cyanosis, migraine, vertigo and pulmonary oedema), as well as of chronic poisoning (yellow colouring of the teeth, respiratory disorders, renal disorders); medical treatment; prevention and limitation of exposure.
Descriptors (primary) cadmium and compounds; toxicology; cadmium; health hazards; ecotoxicology
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; irritants; acute poisoning; skin absorption; pulmonary oedema; respiratory diseases; staining of teeth; carcinogenic effects; proteinuria
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceSpain
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Toxicology
Cadmium and compounds
Inorganic substances
Pollution control