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Wilms tumour and paternal occupation: an analysis of data from the National Registry of Childhood Tumours.

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BACKGROUND: Wilms tumour is an embryonal malignant tumour that accounts for 90% of childhood kidney cancers. Parental occupational exposure has been hypothesised to be a cause of childhood Wilms tumour, in particular exposure to pesticides. However, the findings are inconsistent. PROCEDURE: We have examined the association between paternal occupational exposures and Wilms tumour using birth registration data for cases (n = 2568) from the National Registry of Childhood Tumours (NRCT) and matc...

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10.1002/pbc.22013

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Journal:
Pediatric blood and cancer
Volume:
53
Issue:
1
Pages:
28-32
Publication date:
2009-07-05
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EISSN:
1545-5017
ISSN:
1545-5009
URN:
uuid:cb872a1d-2b56-4e8b-9db4-e7ff4bd51cf5
Source identifiers:
191231
Local pid:
pubs:191231

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