Industrial toxicology of metals of the platinum group.

  title={Industrial toxicology of metals of the platinum group.},
  author={A V Roshchin and V G Veselov and A I Panova},
  journal={Journal of hygiene, epidemiology, microbiology, and immunology},
  volume={28 1},
Metals of the platinum group have found important application in technology and industry. Compounds of these metals display a broad spectrum of toxic effects on the organism. In persons dealing with them in the production, they induce allergic occupational diseases of the respiratory passages, dermatoses, affections of the eyes. Their resorptive chronic effect in experiment is characterized by reduction in the body mass of the animals and the content of haemoglobin in the blood, by disturbances… CONTINUE READING