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environmental medicine

n.
The study of the effects of environmental exposure to synthetic chemicals on the immune system. Also called clinical ecology.
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Blanc, MD, MSPH, chief of the Division of Occupational and Environmental Medicine at the University of California San Francisco, who along with Carrie A.
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The study is published in the journal Occupational and Environmental Medicine.
He is a member of the Urgent Care Association of America and the American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine.
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