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Asthma following occupational exposure to Lycopodium clavatum in condom manufacturers.
  1. P Cullinan,
  2. J Cannon,
  3. D Sheril,
  4. A Newman Taylor
  1. Department of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Royal Brompton National Heart and Lung Institute, London.


    Occupational asthma in two women employed in the manufacture of condoms is reported. The spores of Lycopodium clavatum, used as a rubber dusting agent, were identified as the causative agent.

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