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Thyroid nodules in the population living around Chernobyl.

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OBJECTIVE: To determine the baseline incidence, prevalence, and characteristics of thyroid nodules in the population living around the Chernobyl nuclear power plant and to compare the findings with unexposed populations. DESIGN: Prevalence study. Population samples from seven highly contaminated villages were compared with six nearby control villages of the same size and type. The data were obtained as part of the International Chernobyl Project conducted in 1990. SETTING: The study was condu...

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10.1001/jama.268.5.616

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Journal:
JAMA
Volume:
268
Issue:
5
Pages:
616-619
Publication date:
1992-08-01
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EISSN:
1538-3598
ISSN:
0098-7484
Source identifiers:
33315
Language:
English
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pubs:33315
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uuid:08713013-cf94-4102-a269-ccaf73a976a8
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pubs:33315
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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