Abstracts of the NIEHS conference on recent developments in toxicity of environmental oxidants

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Oxygen in high concentrations is a toxic gas, and, as may be expected, the lung is the predominant target. The direct action of oxygen and the resultant pulmonary signs and symptoms are related to structural damage in the lung. Pulmonary cells are not equally susceptible to hyperoxia; a distinctive pattern of injury has been established,, a differential… (More)

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@article{Dungworth1976AbstractsOT, title={Abstracts of the NIEHS conference on recent developments in toxicity of environmental oxidants}, author={Donald L. Dungworth and Lester W. Schwartz}, journal={Environmental Health Perspectives}, year={1976}, volume={16}, pages={177 - 186} }