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Biomonitoring

Date of Publication

6/19/2019

Definition

The process of assessment of individual exposures to various substances by measuring the parent compound or its metabolites in biological media (e.g., in biologic tissues and fluids, blood, urine, hair, and breath) from exposed individuals.

Source of Definition

DoD Instruction 6490.03: Deployment Health

Related Glossary Terms

Biomonitoring

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