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The relationship of malignant melanoma, basal and squamous skin cancers to indoor and outdoor work.

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An analysis of occupational incidence data for malignant melanomas and squamous-and basal-self carcinomas of the skin in England and Wales from 1970 to 1975 is reported. The occupational pattern for melanomas of the trunk and limbs differed markedly from the pattern for melanomas of the head, face and neck. Office work was associated with a large excess of melanomas of the trunk and limbs. In contrast, outdoor work was associated with an excess of melanomas of the head, face and neck; and was...

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10.1038/bjc.1981.288

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Role:
Author
Journal:
British journal of cancer
Volume:
44
Issue:
6
Pages:
886-891
Publication date:
1981-12-05
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EISSN:
1532-1827
ISSN:
0007-0920
URN:
uuid:44bff277-0ec9-4bf9-a4b6-a0ea926b3d77
Source identifiers:
35586
Local pid:
pubs:35586

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