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Poisoning is Occupational Hazard for Chinese Workers PDF Print E-mail
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Yu Tang   

The term 'Professional diseases' may be not a new concept in China, but it is definitely not well comprehended by the Chinese people, as far as it's related issues such as how to prevent, how to treat, and where and with whom the responsibility lies.

In December 2009, 16 female workers at Shengzhen Dezhenchang Science Ltd. (In Chinese: 深圳市德圳昌科技有限公司) who had been washing mobile phone screens in a chemical called "n-hexane" with their bare hands, were admitted to Nanhua Hospital, Tanzhou town in Zhongshan City .

The condition of these 16 n-hexane poisoned patients  was so serious that they were not able to even stand by themselves, according to a Nanhua Hospital report. The patients hands and feet were numb and without feeling.

After the disappearance of these 16 patients, 11 more patients with the same symptoms were admitted to the Nanhua Hospital at following day.

One week later, the 16 patients were found in another hospital which treated work related diseases in another county. They were transferred by their employer. There was no information on how the 'abduction' happened.

According to local news reports ,this factory was moved from another area, Baoan, where hundreds of poisoning cases had been reported due to work related chemical use.

With the mass production of everything in China, although it seems that there is law or legislation in China, there is no sign of intent from the Chinese government to educate their citizens and to enforcing these laws to protect against 'professional diease' where victims are mostly lower income citizens.

A mother traveled to Guangzhou to look after her daugther in hospital. (screenshot)

Media in mainland China covered a sad story about a 19-year-old girl suffering from n-hexane disease:

The girl left her hometown in Northwestern China’s Gansu province for Shenzhen in Jan 2009 and got a job in a local factory. In October, she started to suffer a series of symptom including numbness in hands and feet, headache and difficulties in standing and walking.  With things getting worse and worse, she had no choice but resign and return to her hometown for treatment.

On seeing her daughter return with a puffy and pimply face and without the delicate beauty she used to have, the mom could not help but hug her tightly and cry sadly. Then they started a tough treatment seeking journey.

”We tried all the approaches, including massage, injection and medicine, but none of them worked and she was still unable to stand straight. We went to many hospitals but none of them can tell what the disease is. We had no choice but keep going in and out of different hospitals.”

The girl’s mom described their hard experience. “We kept borrowing to pay for all the expenses involved and are now in heavy debt. We have been to several large hospital in Shanxi and Sichuan, but things have not improved.”

According to a doctor, there are still chances for N-hexane poisoned patients to recover “as long as they are kept away from a poisonous working environment and treated effectively. However it at least takes one to two year for that to happen. ”

According to Chinese media reports, in the 1990s, Baoan district of Shenzhen City was among the areas recording the highest incidence of professional disease in Guangdong province. The period from 1993 to 2002 witnessed more than 230 professional disease cases, including 15 fatal cases in Baoan district, 90% of which were organic solvent poisoning. Professional disease hazard was once listed as the most serious public health problem in Ba an .

N-hexane is a highly dangerous volatile solvent which has no color or odorl. If applied in an air-conditioned environment without proper ventilation, N-hexane penetrates through the skin and perspiration system into the body and causes serious nerve damage.

In most cases, N-hexane poisoning occurs as a collective incident and is likely to be misdiagnosed as rheumatism due to the symptom similarity and thus can be lethal in serious cases.

 

 

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