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Detection of Various Microplastics in Human Stool: A Prospective Case Series.

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Summary of "Detection of Various Microplastics in Human Stool: A Prospective Case Series."

Microplastics are ubiquitous in natural environments. Ingestion of microplastics has been described in marine organisms, whereby particles may enter the food chain.

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Name: Annals of internal medicine
ISSN: 1539-3704
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