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What is Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate?

What is Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate?

  • Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate: Dibutyl phthalate is a suspected reproductive toxicant and exposure to it has the potential to negatively affect the human reproductive system. Dibutyl phthalate is used mainly as a plasticizer in various industries but is also used as an additive in adhesives and printing inks. The severity and nature of the adverse effect is variable and can be influenced by factors such as sex, level of exposure and individual sensitivity to the chemical. Effects on the female reproductive systems can include such things as menstrual problems, altered sexual behavior, infertility, altered puberty onset, altered length of pregnancy, lactation problems, altered menopause onset and pregnancy outcome. Effects on the male reproductive system can include such things as altered sexual behavior, altered fertility and problems with sperm shape or count.

Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate: Introduction

Types of Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate:

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What causes Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate?

Causes of Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate: see causes of Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate

What are the symptoms of Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate?

Symptoms of Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate: see symptoms of Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate

Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate: Toxicologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate.
Treatments for Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate: see treatments for Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate

Name and Aliases of Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate

Main name of condition: Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate

Other names or spellings for Reproductive toxicity -- Dibutyl phthalate:

Reproductive toxicity due to chemicals [Dibutyl phthalate]

 

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