Toxic effects of indoor molds

R. A. Etzel, S. J. Balk, C. F. Bearer, M. D. Miller, M. W. Shannon, K. M. Shea, H. Falk, L. R. Goldman, R. W. Miller, W. Rogan, B. Coven, H. J. Fedeyko

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Abstract

This statement describes molds, their toxic properties, and their potential for causing toxic respiratory problems in infants. Guidelines for pediatricians are given to help reduce exposures to mold in homes of infants. This is a rapidly evolving area and more research is ongoing.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)712-714
Number of pages3
JournalPediatrics
Volume101
Issue number4 I
DOIs
StatePublished - May 5 1998
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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    Etzel, R. A., Balk, S. J., Bearer, C. F., Miller, M. D., Shannon, M. W., Shea, K. M., Falk, H., Goldman, L. R., Miller, R. W., Rogan, W., Coven, B., & Fedeyko, H. J. (1998). Toxic effects of indoor molds. Pediatrics, 101(4 I), 712-714. https://doi.org/10.1542/peds.101.4.712