||Health Assessment for 2,3,7,8-Tetrachlorodibenzo-p-Dioxin (TCDD) and Related Compounds. Chapter 3. Acute, Subchronic, and Chronic Toxicity.
Ahlborg, U. G. ;
||Syracuse Research Corp., NY. ;Karolinska Inst., Stockholm (Sweden).;Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC. Office of Health and Environmental Assessment.
||EPA-68-C0-0043; EPA/600/AP-92/001C ; OHEA-I-486-VOL-3
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Risk assessment ;
Health hazards ;
Enzyme induction ;
Lipid peroxides ;
Vitamin A deficiency ;
Wasting syndrome ;
Epidermal effects ;
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The chapter is intended to summarize knowledge of the general toxicology of TCDD, but includes references to other dioxin-like compounds when relevant data are available. Various data that are considered particularly important to the understanding of the health risks from exposure to dioxin and related compounds have been selected.