Agent Orange exposure, Vietnam War veterans, and the risk of prostate cancer

@article{Chamie2008AgentOE,
  title={Agent Orange exposure, Vietnam War veterans, and the risk of prostate cancer},
  author={Karim Chamie and Ralph deVere White and Dennis D. Lee and Joon-ha Ok and Lars M. Ellison},
  journal={Cancer},
  year={2008},
  volume={113}
}
It has been demonstrated that Agent Orange exposure increases the risk of developing several soft tissue malignancies. Federally funded studies, now nearly a decade old, indicated that there was only a weak association between exposure and the subsequent development of prostate cancer. Because Vietnam War veterans are now entering their 60s, the authors reexamined this association by measuring the relative risk of prostate cancer among a cohort of men who were stratified as either exposed or… 
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