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A case of acute mercury vapour poisoning
  1. C. J. Eastmond,
  2. S. Holt

    Abstract

    A case is reported of a research chemist who was briefly exposed to a high concentration of mercury vapour and who developed symptoms of systemic poisoning, but who had a normal urinary excretion of mercury. This latter is not considered to refute the diagnosis. The literature is briefly reviewed.

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