maximal permissible dose
The largest dose of radiation to which members of a population may be exposed without experiencing harmful effects to the body.
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- mycoplasma hominis,
- mycoplasma mycoides,
- mycoplasma pharyngis,
- mycoplasma pneumoniae,
- mycoplasmal pneumonia
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