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Document ID (ISN)38774
CIS number 82-1977
ISSN - Serial title 1775-8785 - Archives des maladies professionnelles
Year 1982
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Guillon F., Raphael J.C., Girard-Wallon C., Goulon M.
Title Toxicity of ethylene glycol. Case study of fatal ingestion
Original title Toxicité de l'éthylène glycol. A propos d'un cas d'ingestion mortelle [in French]
Bibliographic information 1982, Vol.43, No.3, p.163-168. Illus. 39 ref.
Abstract Clinical and anatomo-pathological case study of death due to ethylene glycol (EG) ingestion. Review of toxicological data, clinical and biological factors in EG poisoning, problems involved and importance of rapid diagnosis. Description of symptoms and disorders observed at different stages of EG metabolism.
Descriptors (primary) acute poisoning; toxicology; ethylene glycol
Descriptors (secondary) case study; fatalities; early diagnosis; metabolic process
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Glycols
Alcohols