• deadly
  • Similar in toxicity to the death cap (A. phalloides) and destroying angels of Europe (A. virosa) and eastern North America (A. bisporigera), it is a potentially deadly fungus responsible for several poisonings in California. (wikipedia.org)
  • appropriate
  • Findings from the initial clinical assessment and the health care provider's clinical judgment-including appropriate referral and follow up as clinically indicated-guide treatment and management of patients potentially exposed to increased radon levels. (cdc.gov)
  • agents
  • Could potentially expose workers to these agents, e.g., sifting of soil samples (aerosolizing the soil) when the soil is known to contain an infectious agent or is from a region where there are infectious agents endemic in the soil (Bacillus anthracis is endemic in parts of the Southwest in the United States, for example). (uidaho.edu)
  • prevent
  • The purpose of such quarantine-for-decontamination is to prevent the spread of contamination, and to contain the contamination such that others are not put at risk from a person fleeing a scene where contamination is suspect. (wikipedia.org)