Haz-Map Diseases by Category


Acute Poison

Lead, subacute toxic effect


Acute tubular necrosis

Manganese, chronic toxic effect

Birth defects

Asphyxiation, chemical

Mercury, elemental, chronic toxic effect

Infertility, female

Asphyxiation, simple


Infertility, male

Ciguatera fish poisoning


Spontaneous abortions

Encephalopathy, acute toxic

Asbestos-related pleural disease

Occupational Cancer

Fumigants, acute toxic effect

Chronic beryllium disease

Angiosarcoma of the liver

Grain fever

Coal workers' pneumoconiosis

Bladder cancer

Hemolytic anemia, acute

CWP, complicated

Bone cancer

Hepatitis, chemical

Hard metal disease

Kidney cancer

Humidifier fever

Hypersensitivity pneumonitis

Laryngeal cancer

Hydrofluoric acid, toxic effect

Pneumoconioses, benign


Hypersensitivity pneumonitis, acute

Pneumoconioses, other

Liver cancer

Inhalation fever

Silicosis, acute

Lung cancer

Metal fume fever

Silicosis, complicated

Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin

Methemoglobinemia, acute

Silicosis, simple


Mill fever


Mesothelioma, peritoneal

Organic dust inhalation fever


Mesothelioma, pleural

Organochlorine insecticides, acute poisoning

Contact dermatitis, allergic

Nasal sinus cancer

Organophosphate & carbamates, acute poisoning

Contact dermatitis, irritant

Nasopharynx cancer

Pentachlorophenol/Dinitrophenol, acute poisoning

Contact dermatitis, photoallergic

Ovarian cancer

Pneumonitis, toxic

Contact dermatitis, photoirritant

Skin cancer

Polymer fume fever

Contact urticaria

Stomach cancer

Pontiac fever

Oil acne

More Research Needed

Radiation sickness, acute

Chronic Poisoning

Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease

Solvents, acute toxic effect


Brain cancer

Tick paralysis

Aplastic anemia

Colorectal cancer


Carbon disulfide, chronic toxic effect

Esophagus cancer

Asthma, irritant induced

Cataract, chemical or radiation induced


Asthma, occupational

Chronic renal failure

Multiple myeloma

Bronchiolitis obliterans

Encephalopathy, chronic solvent

Pancreatic cancer


Neuropathy, toxic

Porphyria cutanea tarda

Pulmonary disease, chronic obstructive

Noise-induced hearing loss

Prostate cancer

Rhinitis, occupational


Rheumatoid arthritis

Vocal cord dysfunction, irritant-associated Osteonecrosis



Raynaud's phenomenon

Solvent-induced hearing loss

Arsenic, chronic toxic effect

Skeletal fluorosis

Thyroid cancer

Cadmium, chronic toxic effect

Chromium, chronic toxic effect

Indicates no established occupational causes;

SHE(O)s in 1991 NIOSH publication; See "Occupational sentinel health events: an up-dated list for physician recognition and public health surveillance."

Haz-Map diseases not shown are infectious diseases (105) and specific types of hypersensitivity pneumonitis (30).

Revised: May 30, 2018



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