Maximum Permissible Body Burden of Strontium-90

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Science  06 Feb 1959:
Vol. 129, Issue 3345, pp. 327-328
DOI: 10.1126/science.129.3345.327


The permissible body burden of Sr99 is discussed with respect to the mode of intake. It appears that the maximum permissible load may depend on the type of exposure, acute or chronic, the acute being the more serious.

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