Accession Number:

AD0779119

Title:

Occupational Fungal Allergy and Ways to Detect It,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

FOREIGN TECHNOLOGY DIV WRIGHT-PATTERSON AFB OHIO

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1974-04-22

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

The term fungal respiratory allergy describes a group of illnesses which develop when the human organism is repeatedly exposed to the spores of mold fungi Boutin. Its clinical manifestations are diverse bronchial asthma, bronchitis, tracheal bronchitis, spastic rhinitis, allergic conjunctivitis, etc. A high degree of pollution by fungus spores of the air in industrial enterprises in which fungi are used in a technological process has been noted.

Subject Categories:

  • Microbiology
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE