|Document ID (ISN)||52464|
|ISSN - Serial title
||Gigiena truda i professional'nye zabolevanija
|Convention or series no.
||Kuz'mina L.P., Bezrukavnikova L.M.
||Biochemical disturbances in workers engaged in the manufacture of technical asbestos products
||Biohimičeskie izmenenija u rabočih proizvodstva asbestotehničeskih izdelij [in Russian]|
||Oct. 1987, No.10, p.32-34. Illus. 8 ref.
||Medical examination of two groups of workers (19 and 15 males) engaged in the manufacture of technical asbestos products and exposed to different levels of asbestos dust (equal to MACs and exceeding MACs by 2-4 times, respectively) showed biochemical disturbances of lipid metabolism with an inflammatory-allergic component in the 1st group, and signs of irritation and destruction of the hepatobiliary system with elevated levels of chemoluminescence in the blood serum in the second.
||asbestos processing industry; hepatotoxic effects; exposure evaluation; metabolic disturbances; asbestos
||lipid metabolism; sensitization; medical examinations; biochemical effects
||D - Periodical articles
||Toxic and dangerous substances
|Broad subject area(s)