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Worked in pulp and paper mill for years with repeated heavy exposures to irritating gases

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Swedish pulp and paper workers, but not those in the U.S., had increased mortality from obstructive lung diseases. [PMID 1805614; 465376] An excessive decline in airflow measurements was observed in U.S. workers repeatedly exposed to high concentrations of chlorine and sulfur dioxide. [PMID 8317817]

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Manufacturing

Exposed To

Irritants

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