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Flashcards in Occupational med Deck (22):
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Vibration + cold

Raynaud's

2

UV lasers

Protein coagulation of the cornea

3

IR or visible light lasers

Enlarged scotomas

4

Pinpoint pupils after pesticide inhalation

Organophosphate poisoning

5

Two-pot pain causing asthma-like symptoms

Isocyanate

6

Light-headed, nauseated, like just had alcohol / GLUE

Organic solvents (e.g. toulene)

7

Inhaling smoke in an indoor area

Carbon monoxide (asphyxiation)

8

Welding

Oxides of nitrogen and oxygen

9

Fine hardwood dust

Nasopharyngeal carcinoma

10

Vinyl chloride

Angiosarcoma of the liver

11

Benzene exposure

Myelocytic leukaemia

12

Rubber

Bladder cancer

13

Aniline dyes

Bladder cancer

14

Loud noise

High frequency hearing loss

15

Repeated rapid ascents from diving

Avascular necrosis

16

AC electricity

Ventricular fibrillation

17

DC electricity

Skin tearing, fat charring, protein coagulation

18

Cyclophosphamide

Bladder cancer

19

Circadian disrutpion

Breast cancer

20

Hydrofluoric acid

VF

21

Silica in finely crushed quartz

Pneumoconioses, lung cancer

22

Plastic foam

Isocyanates