|Document ID (ISN)||59093|
|ISSN - Serial title
||0037-5675 - Singapore Medical Journal
|Convention or series no.
||Lee H.S., Wang Y.T., Phoon W.H., Poh S.C.
||Occupational asthma due to isocyanates in Singapore
||1990, Vol.31, p.434-438. Illus. 20 ref.
||Nine cases of occupational asthma due to isocyanates are described. The isocyanates involved include: toluene diisocyanate, diphenyl-methane diisocyanate and polyisocyanates. The importance of asking the occupational history in a patient with asthma is illustrated and the importance of early diagnosis and removal from further exposure is discussed.
||Singapore; asthma; isocyanates
||diphenylmethane diisocyanate; case study; diagnosis; expanded plastics; paint spraying; tolylene diisocyanate
||D - Periodical articles
|Country / State or Province||Singapore|
|Broad subject area(s)
||Diseases of the respiratory system (except for pneumoconiosis & similar)