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Investigations of the Lung Carcinogenic Potentials of Sodium Dichromate and Cr VI/III Oxide Aerosols in Wistar Rats

  • U. Glaser
  • D. Hochrainer
  • H. Oldiges

Abstract

Cr is not yet a hazard for the general public, but various epidemiological reviews were in the last decades definetively indicative of excessive lung cancer rates among workers exposed in the chromate-producing industry. The carcinogenic risk at several other working places with Cr VI is also suspected (Ref. 1–3).

Keywords

Chromium Oxide Primary Lung Tumor Mass Median Diameter Sodium Dichromate Epidemiological Review 
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  • U. Glaser
  • D. Hochrainer
  • H. Oldiges

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