Dietary exposure to brominated flame retardants and abnormal Pap test results.

@article{Jamieson2011DietaryET,
  title={Dietary exposure to brominated flame retardants and abnormal Pap test results.},
  author={Denise J. Jamieson and Metrecia L. Terrell and Nnenna N Aguocha and Chanley M. Small and Lorraine L. Cameron and Michele Marcus},
  journal={Journal of women's health},
  year={2011},
  volume={20 9},
  pages={1269-78}
}
OBJECTIVE This study examined a possible association of dietary exposure to polybrominated biphenyls (PBBs), a brominated flame retardant, and self-reported abnormal Pap test results and cervical dysplasia as a precursor to cervical cancer. METHODS Women in Michigan who ingested contaminated poultry, beef, and dairy products in the early 1970s were enrolled in a population-based cohort study in Michigan. Serum PBB and serum polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) concentrations were measured… CONTINUE READING