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Contacts between young patients with Hodgkin's disease. A case-control study.

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To investigate the possibility that Hodgkin's disease (H.D.) may be transmitted from person to person, a case-control study was conducted among 87 of the 97 H.D. patients diagnosed under the age of 40 years in the period 1962-71, resident at the time of diagnosis in a defined area around Oxford. For each of the 87 H.D. patients a matched control patient was selected with a diagnosis other than that of a chronic or malignant disease. H.D. patients and controls were interviewed to determine the...

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Nuffield Department of Population Health, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
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Author
Journal:
Lancet (London, England)
Volume:
2
Issue:
8028
Pages:
59-62
Publication date:
1977-07-05
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EISSN:
1474-547X
ISSN:
0140-6736
URN:
uuid:361753f1-2f06-434d-86e7-eca2fa66fc8f
Source identifiers:
113158
Local pid:
pubs:113158

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