This book reviews the effects on health of fluoride ingested from various sources. Those health effects reviewed include dental fluorosis; bone fracture; effects on renal, reproductive, and gastrointestinal systems; and genotoxicity and carcinogenicity. The book also reviews the Environmental Protection Agency's current drinking-water standard for fluoride and considers future research needs.
National Research Council. 1993. Health Effects of Ingested Fluoride. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. https://doi.org/10.17226/2204.
|2 DENTAL FLUOROSIS
|3 FLUORIDE EXPOSURE AND RISK OF BONE FRACTURE
|4 REPRODUCTIVE EFFECTS OF FLUORIDE
|5 EFFECTS OF INGESTED FLUORIDE ON RENAL, GASTROINTESTINAL, AND IMMUNE SYSTEMS
|6 GENOTOXICITY OF FLUORIDE
|7 CARCINOGENICITY OF FLUORIDE
|8 INTAKE, METABOLISM, AND DISPOSITION OF FLUORIDE
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