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exposure

noun danger, discovery, exposé, exposition, hazard, jeopardy, laying open, liability, manifestation, openness, perceptibility, peril, presentation, publication, publicity, revelation, risk, susceptibility, susceptivity, unfolding, unmasking, visibility, vulnerability
Associated concepts: exposure to asbestos, exposure to toxic chemical, insurance coverage and exposure
See also: admission, bad repute, detection, disclosure, discovery, expression, impeachment, manifestation, publicity, risk
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Table 2: Mean values of mitotic activities observed after acute exposure of A.
The present investigation revealed no changes in the reflex latency and EMD for both the RF and VL muscles following acute exposure of WBV.
Cardiovascular Response to Acute Exposure to Altitude
They worked on three fish species (Catla catla, Labeo rohita and Cirrhina mrigala) under acute exposure of 19 mixtures of lead, nickel, iron, manganese and zinc.
These findings show that only acute exposure to MMA vapors can trigger the formation of micronuclei, i.e., only acute exposure to MMA vapors has genotoxic action.
Epidemiology studies have also associated acute exposure to another ubiquitous air pollutant, particulate matter (PM), with death in elderly people with cardiovascular disease.
A 38-years-old male patient referred to our emergency department with altered consciousness, dyspnea and chest discomfort five hours after acute exposure to CO in a burning apartment.
Acute exposure to cadmium fumes may cause flu-like symptoms such as chills, fever and muscle ache.
Acute exposure lo ethanol concentrations obtained during binge drinking constricts cerebral arteries in several species, including humans (Liu et al., 2004).
Conclusions about the effects of acute exposure are generally based on data on the Japanese survivors of the atomic bombs (see Figure 2).
"In Chernobyl, there was acute exposure to a high level of radiation, and 29 people died from it," he said, referring to the initial radiation deaths within the first days and weeks.
The possibility of acute exposure due to the large amount of mercury the child had in his possession was one concern.

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