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Document ID (ISN)49578
CIS number 88-897
ISSN - Serial title 0465-546X - Medicina y seguridad del trabajo
Year 1985
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Fernández Granda A., González Domínguez A., Pérez Garrido S.
Title Asbestos and tobacco
Original title Asbesto y tabaco/Asbesto y tabaco [in Spanish]
Bibliographic information July-Sep. 1985, Vol.32, No.128, p.35-41; Oct.-Dec. 1985, Vol.32, No.129, p.27-34. 98 ref.
Abstract Literature survey on the interaction of exposure to tobacco smoke and asbestos in the evolution of lung cancer. Coverage: Part 1: histopathology of tobacco and asbestos; the impairment of the immune system of the lungs due to smoking. Part 2: carcinogenic effects of tobacco; mutagenic effects of tobacco and asbestos; the synergistic effects of asbestos and tobacco smoke.
Descriptors (primary) mutagenic effects; tobacco; asbestos; smoking; neoplasms; immunobiological changes; synergism; carcinogenic effects; lung cancer
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; mineral fibres; bronchial cancer
Document type D - Periodical articles
Subject(s) Dust, aerosols and related diseases
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Antifertility and prenatal effects
Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures