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Table 1 List of abbreviations in alphabetical order

From: Toxicant-induced loss of tolerance for chemicals, foods, and drugs: assessing patterns of exposure behind a global phenomenon

Abbreviation Meaning
4-PCH 4-Phenylcyclohexene
AChE Acetylcholinesterase
BFR Brominated fire retardants
BII Breast implant illness
CI Chemical intolerance
CYP Cytochrome P450
EI Environmental illness
EMU Environmental medical unit
ENT Ear, nose, and throat
EPA Environmental Protection Agency
IEI Idiopathic environmental intolerance
IgE Immunoglobulin-E
MCS Multiple chemical sensitivity
mVOCs Mold VOCs
OP Organophosphate
OSHA Occupational Safety and Health Administration
PAHs Polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons
PB Pyridostigmine bromide
PCBs Polychlorinated biphenyls
QEESI Quick Environmental Exposure and Sensitivity Inventory
SVOC Semi-volatile organic compounds
TILT Toxicant-induced loss of tolerance
TMJ Temporomandibular jaw-joint
VOC Volatile organic compounds
WTC World Trade Center