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Document ID (ISN)32645
CIS number 80-146
ISSN - Serial title 0140-6736 - Lancet
Year 1979
Convention or series no.
Author(s) Lawler S.D., Summersgill B.M., Clink H.M., McElwain T.J.
Title Chromosome, leukaemia, and occupational exposure to leukaemogenic agents.
Bibliographic information Oct. 1979, Vol.2, No.8147, p.853-854.
Abstract This letter to the Editor reports that no correlation between chromosome findings in the bone marrow and the presence of acute non-lymphocytic leukaemia was seen in 67 patients, nor were there more non-random chromosomal abnormalities among patients exposed to leukaemogenic agents.
Descriptors (primary) leukaemogenic effects; chromosome changes; leukaemia; carcinogens
Descriptors (secondary) dose-response relationship; acute forms
Document type -
Subject(s) Occupational pathology
Broad subject area(s)
Browse category(ies) Leukaemia
Genetic factors in reaction to exposures
Antifertility and prenatal effects