Il benzene urinario nel monitoraggio biologico dell' esposizione a bassi livelli ambientali

Translated title of the contribution: Urinary benzene in biological monitoring of environmental exposure to low benzene concentrations

Marcello Campagna, Giannina Satta, Valeria Flore, Antonio Ibba, Michele Meloni, Maria Giuseppina Tocco, Sergio Atzeri, Giuseppe Avataneo, Costantino Flore, Laura Campo, Silvia Fustinoni, Pieralberto Bertazzi, Pierluigi Coceo

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Abstract

Introduction. Conflicting opinions exist about urinary benzene (UB) as a reliable biomarker of exposure. Objective of our study is to evaluate the effect of low-level environmental exposure on UB levels. Methods. We monitored UB excretion in 74 non-smoking non- occupationally exposed subjects; a questionnaire interview gathered information on relevant exposures during the day of monitoring. Results. UB excretion was related (p

Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)39-42
Number of pages4
JournalGiornale Italiano di Medicina del Lavoro ed Ergonomia
Volume33
Issue numberSUPPL. 3
Publication statusPublished - Jul 2011

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  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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Campagna, M., Satta, G., Flore, V., Ibba, A., Meloni, M., Tocco, M. G., Atzeri, S., Avataneo, G., Flore, C., Campo, L., Fustinoni, S., Bertazzi, P., & Coceo, P. (2011). Il benzene urinario nel monitoraggio biologico dell' esposizione a bassi livelli ambientali. Giornale Italiano di Medicina del Lavoro ed Ergonomia, 33(SUPPL. 3), 39-42.