Pesticides, lead and solvents: Pregnancy outcome and fertility

  • M. Sallmén
  • M. L. Lindbohm
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The effect of occupational hazards on reproductive health is a rapidly growing and evolving field of research. Reproductive health is a major aspect of human life, and different types of reproductive failures are common. Pesticides, inorganic lead and organic solvents are among the most extensively studied occupational reproductive toxicants. In this review, we focus on the reproductive effects of these chemicals.

pesticides, solvents, lead, pregnancy outcome, fertility, occupational exposure 


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