Suffered Beta Burns

Some articles on beta burns, beta, burns:

Chronic Radiodermatitis - Causes - Radioactive Fallout
... Beta burns are frequently the result of exposure to radioactive fallout after nuclear explosions or nuclear accidents ... Shortly after the explosion, the fission products have very high beta activity, with about two beta emissions per each gamma photon ... After the Trinity test, the fallout caused localized burns on the backs of cattle in the area downwind ...
Eosinophilic, Polymorphic, And Pruritic Eruption Associated With Radiotherapy - Causes - Radioactive Fallout
... Beta burns are frequently the result of exposure to radioactive fallout after nuclear explosions or nuclear accidents ... Shortly after the explosion, the fission products have very high beta activity, with about two beta emissions per each gamma photon ... After the Trinity test, the fallout caused localized burns on the backs of cattle in the area downwind ...

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