Year : 2005  |  Volume : 9  |  Issue : 2  |  Page : 53--56

Thallium toxicity: A growing concern


A Saha 
 National Institute of Occupational Health, Meghani Nagar, Ahmedabad, India

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A Saha
National Institute of Occupational Health, Meghani Nagar, Ahmedabad - 380 016
India

This review article deals with the growing concern of the toxicity of thallium. This article describes the characteristics of thallium, its potential sources of exposure, kinetics, and toxicity on human being and diagnosis of thallium poisoning. This article also describes some episodes of thallium poisoning arising from both occupational and nonoccupational exposure.


How to cite this article:
Saha A. Thallium toxicity: A growing concern.Indian J Occup Environ Med 2005;9:53-56


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Saha A. Thallium toxicity: A growing concern. Indian J Occup Environ Med [serial online] 2005 [cited 2021 Feb 28 ];9:53-56
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