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Paternal preconceptional radiation exposure in the nuclear industry and leukaemia and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma in young people in Scotland.

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OBJECTIVE: To determine if a relation exists between paternal exposure to relatively high levels of radiation in the Scottish nuclear industry and the risk of leukaemia and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma is subsequently conceived children. DESIGN: Matched case-control study with three controls for each case. SETTING: The whole of Scotland. SUBJECTS: The fathers of 1024 children with leukaemia and 237 children with non-Hodgkin's lymphoma diagnosed in Scotland below the age of 25 among those born in Sc...

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Publisher copy:
10.1136/bmj.306.6886.1153

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Journal:
BMJ (Clinical research ed.)
Volume:
306
Issue:
6886
Pages:
1153-1158
Publication date:
1993-05-05
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EISSN:
1756-1833
ISSN:
0959-8138
URN:
uuid:91664a1d-aa5d-438c-b4f3-608e665a17c6
Source identifiers:
113186
Local pid:
pubs:113186

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