Incidence of cancer among workers exposed to vinyl chloride in polyvinyl chloride manufacture.


Based on results from two previous studies where an excess of melanomas was found in a cohort of workers exposed to vinyl chloride (VCM), a follow up of the incidence of cancer in the same cohort of 428 workers was carried out to scrutinize whether or not the excess could be confirmed by new cases. The total number of deaths in the study group from 1953 to… (More)


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