Semen quality of industrial workers occupationally exposed to chromium.

@article{Kumar2005SemenQO,
  title={Semen quality of industrial workers occupationally exposed to chromium.},
  author={Sunil Kumar and Nattubhai G Sathwara and Anil K Gautam and Kamlesh Agarwal and Bharti Shah and Pradeep K Kulkarni and Kumud G Patel and Arun Patel and Laxman M Dave and Dinesh J Parikh and Habibullah Nasrullah Saiyed},
  journal={Journal of occupational health},
  year={2005},
  volume={47 5},
  pages={424-30}
}
A total of sixty-one subjects occupationally exposed to chromium in an industry which manufactures chromium sulphate and fifteen control subjects from a nearby industry which does not manufacture any chromium related compounds were studied. The history of each subject was recorded on pre-designed form through interview and a routine medical examination was carried out. Blood samples (5-6 ml) were collected for the estimation of chromium and semen samples were collected for semen analysis and… CONTINUE READING
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