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Document ID (ISN)36156
CIS number 81-1403
ISSN - Serial title 0096-1736 - Journal of Occupational Medicine
Year 1981
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Buchet J.P., Roels H., Bernard A., Lauwerys R.
Title Assessment of renal function of workers simultaneously exposed to inorganic lead and cadmium.
Bibliographic information May 1981, Vol.23, No.5, p.348-352. Illus. 4 ref.
Abstract 62 workers exposed to both metals were examined. Results were compared with those in 3 other groups: exposed to lead only, cadmium only, and controls. There was no interaction between lead and cadmium. Renal dysfunction occurring in the sumultaneously exposed group is attributed to cadmium exposure.
Descriptors (primary) renal dysfunction; cadmium; synergism; lead
Descriptors (secondary) comparative study
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the kidney and the urinary system
Lead and compounds
Cadmium and compounds
Inorganic substances