Hair dye use and other risk factors for leukemia and pre-leukemia: a case-control study. Italian Leukemia Study Group.

@article{Mele1994HairDU,
  title={Hair dye use and other risk factors for leukemia and pre-leukemia: a case-control study. Italian Leukemia Study Group.},
  author={Alfonso Mele and Moys{\'e}s Szklo and Giuseppe Visani and Maria Antonietta Stazi and Guglielmo Castelli and Paolo Pasquini and Franco Mandelli},
  journal={American journal of epidemiology},
  year={1994},
  volume={139 6},
  pages={609-19}
}
A case-control study was carried out to examine the relation of three subtypes of leukemia cells and refractory anemia with excess of blasts to selected behavioral and environmental factors. Cases aged 15 years or older were recruited in three hospitals located in Rome, Bologna, and Pavia, respectively. Outpatients who were either normal or had nonneoplastic hematologic disorders and were seen in the same hospitals as the cases were enrolled as controls. Two hundred fifty-two patients with… CONTINUE READING