Arsenicism


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Ar`sen´i`cism


n.1.(Med.) A diseased condition produced by slow poisoning with arsenic.
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Prevalence of skin cancer in an endemic area of chronic arsenicism in Taiwan.
Chronic arsenicism with vitiligo, hyperthyroidism, and cancer," N J Med, 86(5), 1989.
Previously the condition was described as arseniasis, arsenism, arsenicism, etc.
The northern part of the area of Kuitun city and Usum county, situated in the middle section of the zone, is an area of endemic severe arsenicism.
Yen (1968), "Prevalence of Skin Cancer in an Endemic Area of Chronic Arsenicism in Taiwan," Journal of the National Cancer Institute, 40:453-463.
Prevalence of cutaneous cancer in an endemic area of chronic arsenicism in Taiwan.
Investigation of skin manifestations of arsenicism due to intake of arsenic-contaminated groundwater in residents of Samta, Jessore, Bangladesh.
1974, Systemic arterial disease and chronic arsenicism in infants.
The oxidation states of arsenic in well-water from a chronic arsenicism area of northern Mexico.