Determination of cadmium in whole blood and scalp hair samples of Pakistani male lung cancer patients by electrothermal atomic absorption spectrometer.

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A large number of epidemiologic studies have been undertaken to identify potential risk factors for cancer, amongst which the association with cadmium has received considerable attention. There is compelling evidence in support of positive associations between cadmium and risk of lung cancer. In present study we measured the concentration of Cd in whole… (More)

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@article{Kazi2008DeterminationOC, title={Determination of cadmium in whole blood and scalp hair samples of Pakistani male lung cancer patients by electrothermal atomic absorption spectrometer.}, author={Tasneem Gul Kazi and Amir Rauf Memon and Hassan I Afridi and Muhammad Khan Jamali and Muhammad Balal Arain and Nusrat Jalbani and Raja Adil Sarfraz}, journal={The Science of the total environment}, year={2008}, volume={389 2-3}, pages={270-6} }