Toluene concentrations in various tissues of rats after inhalation and oral administration

@article{Pyykk1977TolueneCI,
  title={Toluene concentrations in various tissues of rats after inhalation and oral administration},
  author={Kaija Pyykk{\"o} and Hanna T{\"a}hti and Heikki Vapaatalo},
  journal={Archives of Toxicology},
  year={1977},
  volume={38},
  pages={169-176}
}
The uptake, distribution, and elimination of 3H-toluene in various tissues of rats were studied after inhalation or after gastric intubation. The maximum radioactivity was measured 2–3 h after gastric intubation in tissues, except in white adipose tissue, where the peak radioactivity was reached at 5 h. After inhalation exposure, the uptake to various tissues was very rapid. The maximum radioactivity in most tissues was reached in 15–30 min. The accumulation was slowest in white adipose tissue… CONTINUE READING

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