Chronic effect

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Term Chronic effect
Description An adverse effect on a human or animal in which symptoms recur frequently or develop slowly over a long period of time.
Definition Chronic effect

An adverse effect on a human or animal in which symptoms recur frequently or develop slowly over a long period of time.

References OEHHA. Air Toxics "Hot Spots" Program Risk Assessment Guidelines. Part I: Technical Support Document for The Determination of Acute Reference Exposure Levels for Airborne Toxicants, 1999 (http://www.oehha.ca.gov/air/pdf/acuterel.pdf).
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