Diazinon (DZN) is an organophosphate insecticide used mainly in agriculture and in sheep dips, and is designed as an irreversible acetylcholine esterase inhibitor. It is classified as moderately hazardous class-II organophosphate insecticide. Many systems could be affected by organophosphate intoxication are the immune system, urinary system, reproductive system, pancreas and haematological and biochemical change.
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