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Document ID (ISN)22080
CIS number 74-1981
Year 1974
Convention or series no.
Title Sex hormones.
Bibliographic information IARC monographs on the evaluation of carcinogenic risk of chemicals to man, Vol.6. International Agency for Research on Cancer, 150 cours Albert Thomas, 69008 Lyon, France, 1974. 243p. Illus. 402 ref. Price: SF.18.00.
Abstract A series of 15 monographs consisting of data reviewed and evaluated by an international group of experts (Lyon, 4-11 Feb. 1974). Individual monographs are devoted to: diethylstilboestrol (stilboestrol), ethinyloestradiol, mestranol, oestradiol-17β, oestriol, oestrone, progesterone, chlormadinone acetate, medroxyprogesterone acetate, dimethisterone, ethynodiol diacetate, norethisterone and norethisterone acetate, norethynodrel, norgestrel and testosterone. The volume also includes general conclusions on hormones.
Descriptors (primary) carcinogens; IARC; hazard evaluation; oestrogens; progestins; androgens
Descriptors (secondary) literature survey; chemical analysis; dimethisterone; testosterone; ethynodiol diacetate; diethylstilboestrol; mestranol; oestradiol; ethynyloestradiol; oestrone; oestriol; chlormadinone acetate; norethisterone; norethisterone acetate; norethynodrel; norgestrel; progesterone; animal experiments; carcinogenic effects; uses; medroxyprogesterone acetate
Document type E - Books, reports, proceedings
Subject(s) Toxic and dangerous substances
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Risk evaluation