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Pleural mesothelioma in household members of asbestos-exposed workers in Friuli Venezia Giulia, Italy

OPEN International journal of occupational medicine and environmental health | 10 May 2017

F D' Agostin, P de Michieli and C Negro
Abstract
Malignant mesothelioma is closely associated to asbestos exposure. One such exposure may occur through contact with occupationally exposed household members and their belongings. This study examines the features of pleural mesothelioma attributable only to asbestos brought home by another family member.
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Friuli-Venezia Giulia, Wittenoom, Western Australia, Asbestos and the law, Household, Trieste, Cancer, Asbestos, Mesothelioma
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