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Environmental Lung Disorders Secondary to Inhalation of Toxic Gases, Fumes, and Aerosols

  • D. Novak

Abstract

Inhalation lung injuries comprise less than 1% of total occupational injuries (1,2) and among chemically caused lung injuries they occupy only second place. Inhalation lung injuries are, however, of primary importance where morbidity, mortality, and cost of treatment are concerned (3).

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Pulmonary Edema Hydrogen Sulfide Nitrogen Dioxide Zinc Chloride Acute Pulmonary Edema 
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