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Document ID (ISN)25662
CIS number 76-1416
ISSN - Serial title 0098-7484 - Journal of the American Medical Association
Year 1976
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Furie B., Trubowitz S.
Title Insecticides and blood dyscrasias - Chlordane exposure and self-limited refractory megaloblastic anemia.
Bibliographic information 19 April 1976, Vol.235, No.16, p.1720-1722. Illus. 13 ref.
Abstract Detailed history, with histological data, of a case of bone marrow failure following prolonged exposure to chlordane solution and fumes. A causal relation was highly probable. Protected from further exposure to the insecticide, the patient had a spontaneous remission.
Descriptors (primary) chlordane; haematotoxic effects; insecticides; bone marrow diseases
Descriptors (secondary) case study; blood cytology; histopathology; anaemia
Document type -
Subject(s) Agriculture, fishing, animal husbandry
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Agricultural chemicals
Blood diseases
Halogenated hydrocarbons