[Toxic effects of benzene and toluene].

Lijecnicki vjesnik (2003-06-19)
Ana Bogadi-Sare, Marija Zavalić

The research of benzene and toluene toxic effects has been carried out in the Republic of Croatia. The paper presents the results. The research of early indicators of benzene hematotoxicity, immunotoxicity and genotoxicity and toluene neurotoxicity has been conducted on the level of methods applicable in the occupational medicine preventive activities. Methods appropriate for prevention and diagnostics of health impairment of workers occupationally exposed to benzene and toluene have been recommended.