Blood cadmium may be associated with bladder carcinogenesis: the Belgian case-control study on bladder cancer.

@article{Kellen2007BloodCM,
  title={Blood cadmium may be associated with bladder carcinogenesis: the Belgian case-control study on bladder cancer.},
  author={Eliane Kellen and Maurice P. A. Zeegers and Elly Den Hond and Frank Buntinx},
  journal={Cancer detection and prevention},
  year={2007},
  volume={31 1},
  pages={77-82}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to assess the relationship between exposure to cadmium and bladder cancer risk. METHODS We conducted a case-control study in Belgium and measured the blood levels of cadmium in 172 bladder cases and 359 population controls. The data were analyzed as tertiles after logarithmic transformation. Cut-off points were based… CONTINUE READING