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Epidemiology of chronic occupational exposure to formaldehyde: report of the Ad Hoc Panel on Health Aspects of Formaldehyde. Universities Associated for Research and Education in Pathology, Inc.

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An independent, international panel of scientists reviewed and evaluated the relevant literature on occupational and environmental exposure to formaldehyde and subsequent epidemiology of cancer in exposed populations. Studies of topical sites (respiratory tract and skin) were considered separately from non-topical sites (other major organ systems) and individual assessments were made of evidence of site-specific cancer risk within the broader categories. In addition to the studies per se, the...

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10.1177/074823378800400106

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Jensen, OM More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Cancer Epidemiology Unit
Kirsten, WH More by this author
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Journal:
Toxicology and industrial health
Volume:
4
Issue:
1
Pages:
77-90
Publication date:
1988-03-05
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EISSN:
1477-0393
ISSN:
0748-2337
URN:
uuid:805a8705-ccb8-404b-bf69-359d89289487
Source identifiers:
113203
Local pid:
pubs:113203

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