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First Exposure Symptom

Last updated: October 22, 2013

What Does First Exposure Symptom Mean?

A first exposure symptom, in the context of safety, can be defined as the first reaction that is shown by the individual when he or she is first exposed to a chemical, toxin or radiation.

Safeopedia Explains First Exposure Symptom

The effects of a particular chemical or exposure to other dangerous subtances and effects depends on the level of exposure. First exposure symptoms are one way of determining how much exposure a person has received and what sort of treatment may be required.


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