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Body Burden

Known as: Body Burdens, Burden, Body, Burdens, Body 
The total amount of a chemical, metal or radioactive substance present at any time after absorption in the body of man or animal.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Background: Cancer survivors are a growing population, due in large part to the aging of the baby boomer generation and the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
BACKGROUND Frailty is a state of increased vulnerability to health-related stressors and can be measured by summing the number of… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) are an important class of flame retardants, widely used in a variety of consumer products… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
This study was designed to determine the body burden of polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs) among first-time mothers in the… Expand
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Review
2006
Review
2006
In June 2005, a World Health Organization (WHO)-International Programme on Chemical Safety expert meeting was held in Geneva… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BFR burdens in abiotic media have been less studied than in biota, despite their essential value as an aide to identifying… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Bisphenol A is a widely used industrial chemical with many potential sources of human exposure. Bisphenol A is a weak estrogen… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Several PCDDs and PCDFs, as well as a few (dioxin-like) PCBs have been shown to exert a number of common toxic responses similar… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Abstract The WHO-European Centre for Environment and Health (WHO-ECEH) and the International Programme on Chemical Safety (IPCS… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
In a cross-sectional population study to assess whether environmental exposure to cadmium is associated with renal dysfunction… Expand
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