The upholsterer and the asbestos

Mensi, C.; Garberi, A.; Trinco, R.; Riboldi, L.
December 2009
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Dec2009, Vol. 66 Issue 12, p13
Academic Journal
The authors discuss the role of the Lombardy Mesothelioma Registry in reviewing cases of unusual occupational exposures to asbestos in Italy. They state that lung fiber burden analysis confirmed an unusual case of an upholsterer with malignant mesothelioma. They note that the registry studied the causal role of the occupational exposure. They also mention other cases of malignant mesothelioma reported to the registry.


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