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Document ID (ISN)40077
CIS number 83-1121
ISSN - Serial title 0025-7818 - Medicina del lavoro
Year 1982
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Barchielli A., Buiatti E., Franchini M., Geddes M., Scarselli G.
Title Male infertility and exposure to chemical agents: A review
Original title InfertilitÓ maschile ed esposizione lavorativa ad agenti chimici: una rassegna [in Italian]
Bibliographic information Sep.-Oct. 1982, Vol.73, No.5, p.483-495. 32 ref.
Abstract This literature review from 1970 to 1980 covers the epidemiologic and experimental data on alterations in spermatogenesis following exposure to chemical substances. The industrial use and mutagenic, teratogenic and carcinogenic potentials are presented for: cadmium, carbaryl, kepone, dichlorvos, ethylene dibromide, hydroquinone, ethyl and methyl mercury compounds, methoxychlor, 5-ethylidene-2-norbornene, tris(1-aziridyl)phosphine oxide, lead, polychlorpinene, epichlorohydrin, 1,2-dibromo-3-chloropropane, tris(2,3-dibromopropyl)phosphate, chloroprene and carbon disulfide.
Descriptors (primary) antifertility effects; spermatogenic disturbances; harmful substances; carcinogens
Descriptors (secondary) mutagenic effects; hydroquinone; TEPA; polychloropinene; carbon disulfide; 1,2-dibromoethylene; kepone; allyl chloride; ethylidenenorbornene; lead; alkylmercury compounds; dichlorvos; tris(2,3-dibromopropyl) phosphate; epichlorohydrin; Nemagon; teratogenic effects; cadmium; methoxychlor; carbaryl; literature survey
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Diseases of the reproductive system
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Antifertility and prenatal effects