Cancer mortality in workers exposed to chlorophenoxy herbicides and chlorophenols

@article{Saracci1991CancerMI,
  title={Cancer mortality in workers exposed to chlorophenoxy herbicides and chlorophenols},
  author={Rodolfo Saracci and Manolis Kogevinas and Regina Winkelmann and Pier Alberto Bertazzi and Bueno de Mesquita and D. Coggon and Lois M Green and T P Kauppinen and K. A. L'abb{\'e} and Margareta Littorin and Elsebeth Lynge and John Duncan Mathews and Manfred Neuberger and John Osman and Neil Pearce},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={1991},
  volume={338},
  pages={1027-1032}
}

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