Myeloproliferative and lymphoproliferative disorders in Tasmania, 1972-80: occupational and familial aspects.

@article{Giles1984MyeloproliferativeAL,
  title={Myeloproliferative and lymphoproliferative disorders in Tasmania, 1972-80: occupational and familial aspects.},
  author={Graham G. Giles and J Norelle Lickiss and M J Baikie and Ray M. Lowenthal and J B Panton},
  journal={Journal of the National Cancer Institute},
  year={1984},
  volume={72 6},
  pages={1233-40}
}
All cases in a population-based series of myeloproliferative and lymphoproliferative (LP) disorders diagnosed in usual residents of Tasmania between 1972 and 1980 were asked for occupational histories and the occurrence of similar diseases in their close relatives. Occupational risks were observed for males who had farmed, mined, or worked in foundries and… CONTINUE READING