Chronic Arsenic Toxicity: Statistical Study of the Relationships Between Urinary Arsenic, Selenium and Antimony

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Boemo, Analía; Lomniczi, Irene Maria; Farfan Torres, Elsa Monica;
(2012)
  • Publisher: Pure Earth
  • Journal: Journal of Health and Pollution (issn: 2156-9614, eissn: 2156-9614)
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  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.13140/2.1.4156.4809, doi: 10.5696/2156-9614-2.3.11, doi: 10.5696/2156-9614-2-3.11
  • Subject: arsenicosis | urinary selenium | chronic arsenic toxicity | Ciencias Medioambientales | Ciencias de la Tierra y relacionadas con el Medio Ambiente | urinary arsenic | TD1-1066 | URINARY ANTIMONIUM | CIENCIAS NATURALES Y EXACTAS | Rivadavia Banda Sur | Argentina | urinary antimony | Environmental technology. Sanitary engineering | environmental toxicity | Salta Province
    mesheuropmc: inorganic chemicals | integumentary system

Background: The groundwater of Argentina’s Chaco plain presents arsenic levels above those suitable for human consumption. Studies suggest skin disorders among local populations caused by arsenic intake. The relationship between urinary arsenic and arsenic in drinking w... View more
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