Selenium Toxicity in Animals with Emphasis on Man

@article{Olson1986SeleniumTI,
  title={Selenium Toxicity in Animals with Emphasis on Man},
  author={Oscar E. Olson},
  journal={International Journal of Toxicology},
  year={1986},
  volume={5},
  pages={45 - 70}
}
  • O. Olson
  • Published 1 January 1986
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of Toxicology
This review was undertaken to establish what might be the maximum safe dose of selenium that could be administered to man in studies on the use of the element in cancer prevention. The early history of selenium poisoning is briefly summarized. The literature on clinical signs and toxicity data for acute and for chronic selenosis in farm and experimental animals is discussed. Several cases of acute selenosis in man are reviewed, and a number of reports on chronic selenosis in man are reviewed… 

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