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Twenty-three crewmembers of a Japanese fishing vessel that was 160 kilometers (100 miles) east of the detonation site, were contaminated and suffered from radiation sickness.
One sievert—the international measurement of radiation exposure—is enough to cause radiation sickness, infertility and cataracts.
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Definition of radiation sickness for English Language Learners
medical : an illness that results from exposure to too much radiation
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