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Document ID (ISN)40953
CIS number 83-1998
ISSN - Serial title 0731-3810 - Journal of Toxicology - Clinical Toxicology
Year 1983
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Lovejoy F.H.
Title Chelation therapy in iron poisoning
Bibliographic information 1982-83, Vol.19, No.8, p.871-874. 19 ref.
Abstract This editorial reviews the use of deferoxamine as a chelator in the treatment of iron poisoning. The action of deferoxamine, the rate of administration, the dose to be used and the duration of therapy are discussed.
Descriptors (primary) poisoning; chelation therapy; iron
Descriptors (secondary) deferoxamine; literature survey
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Iron and compounds
Inorganic substances