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Document ID (ISN)66350
CIS number 96-830
ISSN - Serial title 0105-1873 - Contact Dermatitis
Year 1995
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Tong D.
Title Warts in aquarium industry workers
Bibliographic information Nov. 1995, Vol.33, No.5, p.348-349. Illus. 10 ref.
Internet access 96-0830.pdf [in English]
Abstract Case studies of two marine aquarium shop workers with common warts on the hands are described. Both workers handled aquarium gravel and sharp-edged coral skeletons, and the hands were frequently wet with cuts and abrasions. Possible causes of the warts in these workers and workers in other industries are discussed.
Descriptors (primary) fish; handling of animals; warts
Descriptors (secondary) case study
Document type D - Periodical articles
Country / State or ProvinceAustralia
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s) Chemical safety
Browse category(ies) Skin diseases
Viral diseases (other than aids)
Livestock rearing
Animal hazards
Bacterial and parasitic diseases