Childhood solid tumours in relation to population mixing around the time of birth

Abstract

In a retrospective cohort study of 673 787 live births in the Northern Region of England, 1975–1994, we investigated whether a higher level of population mixing around birth was a risk factor for solid tumours, by diagnostic group (Hodgkin's disease, brain and spinal tumours, neuroblastoma, other solid tumours), diagnosed during 1975–2001 under age 15 years… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/sj.bjc.6600880

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