TitleReproductive effects of arsenic exposure.
Publication TypeBook Chapter
Year of Publication2015
AuthorsKile, ML, Mazumdar, M
EditorFlora, SJeet Singh
Book TitleHandbook of Arsenic Toxicology
PublisherElsevier Science Publishing Co Inc.
ISBN Number9780124186880

This chapter will describe arsenic's developmental toxicity and its role in contributing to reproductive disorders including birth defects, infant mortality, low birth weight, and fertility. it will also discuss the evidence that developmental exposure to arsenic contributes to an increased risk of disease later in life.