Agent Name

Angelim pedra (Hymenolobium petraeum)

Major Category

Biological Agents

Category

Wood Dusts & Extracts

Comments

Occupational asthma confirmed in a carpenter; [Malo]

Reference Link

IgE-mediated asthma associated with a unique allergen from Angelim pedra (Hymenolobium petraeum) wood.

Adverse Effects
Asthma

Yes

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Diseases

Occupational diseases associated with exposure to this agent: