Chemical sensitivity attributed to pesticide exposure versus remodeling.

  title={Chemical sensitivity attributed to pesticide exposure versus remodeling.},
  author={Claudia S. Miller and Heather Mitzel},
  journal={Archives of environmental health},
  volume={50 2},
One hundred twelve individuals who reported onset of multiple chemical sensitivity following well-documented exposure to either (1) a cholinesterase-inhibiting organophosphate or carbamate pesticide or (2) remodeling of a building completed mail-out/mail-back questionnaires concerning their exposure, symptoms, sensitivity to ingestants and inhalants, utilization of health-care resources, and impact of their illness on lifestyle. It was hypothesized that if multiple chemical sensitivity resulted… CONTINUE READING