Agent Name

Hematite mining, underground, with radon exposure

Major Category

Other Uses

Category

Exposures, Complex

Comments

A Group 1 carcinogen: cancer of the lung; [Reference #1]

Reference Link

IARC 2012: Internalized alpha-Particle Emitting Radionuclides

Adverse Effects
IARC Carcinogen

Known Carcinogen

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Diseases

Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent: