Long-term occupational exposure to ddt

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The hepatic effects of long term occupational exposure to high levels of DDT were investigated. Workers exposed to equivalent ralintakes of 3.6 to 18 mg daily for periods averaging 21 years were studied. Based on the finding so fextensive medical inquiries, liver function tests, and DDT serum levels, no evidence of hepatic disease or liver function abnormalities was detected.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalArchives of Environmental Health
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 1973


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Health, Toxicology and Mutagenesis

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