Significance of urinary metallothionein in workers exposed to cadmium.

@article{Roels1983SignificanceOU,
  title={Significance of urinary metallothionein in workers exposed to cadmium.},
  author={Harry A. Roels and Robert R. Lauwerys and J. P. Buchet and A A Bernard and Justine S. Garvey and Harry J. Linton},
  journal={International archives of occupational and environmental health},
  year={1983},
  volume={52 2},
  pages={159-66}
}
Cadmium in blood (Cd-B) and in urine (Cd-U) and metallothionein (Mt-U) and beta 2-microglobulin in urine (beta 2m-U) were measured in 94 male Cd workers. The results were examined according to the workers' current exposure to cadmium (group C, n = 73, workers currently exposed to Cd; group R, n = 21, Cd workers removed from exposure or retired) and… CONTINUE READING