Question of the Day

Question of the Day – Monday June 12, 2017

Question: Despite some warnings to the contrary, lithium is often used a treatment for bipolar disorder in females of child bearing age. During the first trimester of pregnancy, maternal use of lithium is associated with an increased risk in which category of fetal malformations?

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Question of the Day – Friday June 9, 2017

Question: The cited reference notes “Acrylonitrile (AN) is an important industrial chemical used in the manufacture of acrylic and modacrylic fibers, resins, plastics, elastomers, adiponitrile, and nitrile rubber for various consumer goods. The primary routes of potential human industrial exposures to AN are inhalation and dermal contact.” What are the potential sources for nonindustrial AN exposures?

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