Occupation and risk of primary fallopian tube carcinoma in Nordic countries.

  title={Occupation and risk of primary fallopian tube carcinoma in Nordic countries.},
  author={Annika I Riska and J I Martinsen and Kristina Kjaerheim and Elsebeth Lynge and P{\"a}r Spar{\'e}n and Laufey Tryggvadottir and Elisabete Weiderpass and Eero I Pukkala},
  journal={International journal of cancer},
  volume={131 1},
The aetiology of primary Fallopian tube carcinoma (PFTC) is poorly understood. Occupational exposures may contribute to PFTC risk. We studied incidence of PFTC in occupational categories in the Nordic female population aged 30-64 years during the 1960, 1970, 1980/1981 and/or 1990 censuses in Denmark, Finland, Iceland, Norway and Sweden. Standardized incidence ratios (SIRs) for the years following inclusion in the study up to 2005 were calculated for 53 occupations; the expected numbers of cases… CONTINUE READING
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