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Asthma induced by ivory dust: a new occupational cause.
  1. R A Armstrong,
  2. P Neill,
  3. R T Mossop
  1. Department of Medicine, Godfrey Huggins School of Medicine, Harare, Zimbabwe.


    A case of asthma is reported that was due to ivory from the tusk of the elephant, a cause of occupational asthma unique to Africa.

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