TITLE

Periportal fibrosis and other liver ultrasonography findings in vinyl chloride workers

AUTHOR(S)
Maroni, M.; Mocci, F.; Visentin, S.; Preti, G.; Fanetti, A.C.
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Occupational & Environmental Medicine;Jan2003, Vol. 60 Issue 1, p60
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Investigates the presence of liver lesions and their relation with vinyl chloride monomer (VCM) exposure or other personal risk factors in workers involved in the production of VCM and polyvinyl chloride (PVC). Importance of liver ultrasonography; Background on the production of VCM; Motive for conducting a liver ultrasonography examination.
ACCESSION #
9038828

 

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