TITLE

The upholsterer and the asbestos

AUTHOR(S)
Mensi, C.; Garberi, A.; Trinco, R.; Riboldi, L.
PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Dec2009, Vol. 66 Issue 12, p13
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
47385215

 

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