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Title:
DISTRIBUTION AND EXCRETION OF PLUTONIUM ADMINISTERED INTRAVENOUSLY TO MAN ( SEPTEMBER 20, 1950 )
Subject Terms:
HREX; ANIMALS; AUTOPSY; DISTRIBUTION; DOSE CALCULATIONS; EXCRETION; HUMANS; MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE; METABOLISM; ORGANS; PATIENTS; PLUTONIUM; PLUTONIUM INJECTION EXPERIMENT; RADIATION DOSE DISTRIBUTION; RADIATION EFFECTS; RADIATION HAZARDS; SKELETON; TISSUES; URINALYSIS
Document Location:
Location - NNSA/NSO Nuclear Testing Archive Address - P.O. Box 98521 City - Las Vegas State - NV Zip - 89193-8521 Phone - (702)794-5106 Fax - (702)862-4240 Email - CIC@NV.DOE.GOV
Document Type:
REPORT
Publication Date:
1950 Sep 20
Declassification Status:
Unknown
Document Pages:
0039
Accession Number:
NV0700129
OpenNet Entry Date:
1994 Aug 27
Description/Abstract:
REPORT TITLED "DISTRIBUTION AND EXCRETION OF PLUTONIUM ADMINISTERED INTRAVENOUSLY TO MAN" WRITTEN BY WRIGHT H. LANGHAM, SAMUEL H. BASSETT, PAYNE S. HARRIS, AND ROBERT E. CARTER AND DISTRIBUTED SEPTEMBER 20, 1950. REPORT IS A PRESENTATION OF THE RESULTS OF TWELVE PLUTONIUM TRACER CASES STUDIED AT ROCHESTER SCHOOL OF MEDICINE AND DENTISTRY, SIXTEEN CASES CONDUCTED BY BERKELEY AND CHICAGO, AND SIX YEARS EXPERIENCE OF PLUTONIUM EXPOSURE PROBLEMS AT THE LOS ALAMOS SCIENTIFIC LABORATORY. BRIEF SUMMARIES OF THE TWELVE PLUTONIUM TRACER PATIENTS' MEDICAL HISTORIES ARE LISTED ALONG WITH DATA AND RESULTS COLLECTED FROM EACH CASE NUMBER.


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