arseniasis

arseniasis

 [ahr″sĕ-ni´ah-sis]

ar·sen·i·a·sis

(ar'sen-ī'ă-sis),
Chronic arsenical poisoning.
Synonym(s): arsenicalism

arseniasis

/ar·se·ni·a·sis/ (ahr″sĕ-ni´ah-sis) chronic arsenic poisoning; see arsenic .

arseniasis

arsenical poisoning.
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Arsenic methylation, GSTO1 polymorphisms, and metabolic syndrome in an arseniasis endemic area of southwestern Taiwan.
Contributors from environmental and health sciences in Taiwan examine arseniasis in the world; blackfoot disease mortality trends in endemic areas of Taiwan; skin lesions; arsenic and urthelial carcinoma; arsenic exposure and lung cancer; blackfoot disease and microcirculation abnormality; and arsenic-induced carotid atherosclerosis, ventricular repolarization abnormalities, and ischemic heart disease.
The study of Huang further explored the association between arsenic methylation capability and hypertension risk among residents of arseniasis hyper-endemic areas in Taiwan (64).
Previously the condition was described as arseniasis, arsenism, arsenicism, etc.
The Chinese Government has recently provided significant funding to solve these coal-burning-related health concerns, including arseniasis and fluorosis, and for installation of vented stoves and for a trial of marsh gas to replace coal.
They also suffered from arseniasis and occupational diseases like external auditory exostosis, and osteoarthrosis (Allison 1989; Arriaza 1995a; Arriaza, Allison and Standen 1984; Aufderheide 2003; Aufderheide and Rodriguez-Martin 1998; Boston and Arriaza 2009; Byrne et al.
Alternatively, environmental factors including inadequate nutrition and arseniasis (Arriaza 2005) or other locally prevalent infections (Aufderheide et al.
Thus, arseniasis is a plausible environmental hypothesis to explain the origin of the Chinchorro's unique mortuary practice and infant mummification.
Analysis of p16 gene mutation, deletion and methylation in patients with arseniasis produced by indoor unventilated-stove coal usage in Guizhou, China.
Similar reports are scarce, except for a study by Centeno who emphasized that arsenical keratosis is a common characteristic of arseniasis in a study of pathology relating to chronic arsenic exposure (15).