Exposure to airborne dust contaminated with pesticide in the Aral Sea region

@article{OHara2000ExposureTA,
  title={Exposure to airborne dust contaminated with pesticide in the Aral Sea region},
  author={Sarah L. O'Hara and Giles F. S. Wiggs and Batyr Mamedov and George Davidson and Richard Hubbard},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2000},
  volume={355},
  pages={627-628}
}
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The author has completed the ICMJE form and reports no conflicts of interest.
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