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Accidental poisoning with detomidine and butorphanol

N. Hannah.

in Occupational Medicine

September 2010; p ublished online June 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Occupational Medicine. 795 words.

This is a case report concerning a veterinarian who spilled detomidine and butorphanol on dermatitic hands while sedating a horse. This resulted in acute poisoning from which the patient...

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Acute histoplasmosis in three Mexican sewer workers

L. Santos, G. Santos-Martínez, J. E. Magaña-Ortíz and S. L. Puente-Piñón.

in Occupational Medicine

January 2013; p ublished online November 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Occupational Medicine. 935 words.

We report the detection of high-titre anti-Histoplasma capsulatum IgM in the serum of three young adult males occupationally exposed to bat guano. Multidrug treatment with trimethoprim–...

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Acute respiratory symptoms following massive carbon black exposure

Y. Hailemariam, H. Mojazi Amiri and K. Nugent.

in Occupational Medicine

October 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Occupational Medicine. 1278 words.

Background

Chronic carbon black exposure in the work environment can cause both respiratory symptoms and changes in lung function. There is limited...

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Aesthesioneuroblastoma in a woodworker

N. Magnavita, A. Sacco, L. Bevilacqua, T. D'Alessandris and C. Bosman.

in Occupational Medicine

May 2003; p ublished online May 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Occupational Medicine. 0 words.

A case is described of aesthesioneuroblastoma in a woodworker who had been exposed to wood dust for 25 years, without any individual or environmental protection. The case described supports...

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Algae-induced occupational asthma in a thalassotherapist

Louis-Philippe Boulet.

in Occupational Medicine

June 2006; p ublished online June 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Occupational Medicine. 1140 words.

Background Algae powders have been increasingly used in therapeutic preparations. Their potential as inducers of occupational asthma (OA), however, remains to be demonstrated.

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Allergic bronchopulmonary aspergillosis in garden waste (compost) collectors—occupational implications

C. J. M. Poole and M. Wong.

in Occupational Medicine

October 2013; p ublished online August 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Occupational Medicine. 1257 words.

The separation of rotting garden material from general domestic waste and its collection for processing in industrial composting sites is a relatively new industry in the UK. Two cases of...

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Allergic contact dermatitis due to a PVC table cover

J. C. Salles and F. J. Deschamps.

in Occupational Medicine

December 2010; p ublished online September 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Occupational Medicine. 1191 words.

Background Plastics are a common cause of occupational skin disorders such as irritant or allergic contact dermatitis (ACD).

Case report We report a case...

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Anaphylaxis and allergic contact urticaria from occupational airborne exposure to HBTU

Timo Hannu, Kristiina Alanko and Helena Keskinen.

in Occupational Medicine

September 2006; p ublished online July 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Occupational Medicine. 2065 words.

We describe a case of anaphylaxis and allergic contact urticaria from occupational airborne exposure to HBTU (o-(benzotriazol-1-yl)-N,N,N′,N′-tetramethyluronium hexafluorophosphate), which...

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Anosmia in association with occupational use of a waterproof coating chemical

Timo Hannu, Elina Toskala, Timo Tuomi and Markku Sainio.

in Occupational Medicine

March 2005; p ublished online March 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Occupational Medicine. 0 words.

Abstract A case of acute permanent anosmia is described in a renovation worker during exposure to a waterproof coating chemical. The chemical consisted of several substances of which four...

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Atrial fibrillation in a commercial diver

Zarqa Taimur and Syed Hussaini.

in Occupational Medicine

March 2008; p ublished online February 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Occupational Medicine. 1223 words.

Background The torpedo ray is a fish with powerful electric organs, which can serve either as predatory tool or defensive weapon. The name comes from the Latin ‘torpere’, to be...

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