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Radiation sickness

Introduction: Radiation sickness

Description of Radiation sickness

Radiation sickness (medical condition): Illness from radiation exposure or cancer radiotherapy....more »

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Radiation sickness: syndrome resulting from exposure to ionizing radiation (e.g., exposure to radioactive chemicals or to nuclear explosions); low doses cause diarrhea and nausea and vomiting and sometimes loss of hair; greater exposure can cause sterility and cataracts and some forms of cancer and other diseases; severe exposure can cause death within hours; "he was suffering from radiation".
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Radiation sickness: Related Topics

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Radiation sickness as a Disease

Radiation sickness (medical condition): See Radiation sickness (disease information).
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  • syndrome
  • symptom
  • evidence,grounds
  • information
  • cognition,knowledge,noesis
  • psychological feature

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