Arsenic levels in the soil and risk of birth defects: a population-based case-control study using GIS technology.

Abstract

Arsenic is a highly dangerous metal that has been linked to a number of adverse health effects in both adults and children, including birth defects. Yet few epidemiologic studies have examined the relationship between arsenic levels in the soil and the risk of birth defects. The purpose of the authors' study was to examine this association among people… (More)

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