Job Task Name

Generate insect-derived bioaerosols

Comments

Occupational asthma reported in various jobs (flight crews, seed house workers, horticulturists, honey processors, sewage plant workers, museum curator, bottling worker, poultry worker, wool worker, agronomist) to various insects (screw worm fly, Mexican bean weevil, honey bee, sewer fly, beetles, Mexican bean weevil, moth, butterfly, grasshopper, beetle, honeybee, fowl mites, predatory mites, mealworms, caddisflies, Bruchus lentis, and ground bugs. [Malo]

Job Task Category

Handling Insects

Reference Link

Occupational Asthma Caused by Inhalable Royal Jelly and Its Cross-reactivity with Honeybee Venom.

Exposed To

Allergens

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