Occupational chlorophenol exposure and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.

  title={Occupational chlorophenol exposure and non-Hodgkin's lymphoma.},
  author={Michael Garabedian and Jane A. Hoppin and Paige E. Tolbert and Robert F. Herrick and Edward A. Brann},
  journal={Journal of occupational and environmental medicine},
  volume={41 4},
Occupational exposure to chlorophenols is suspected to increase non-Hodgkin's lymphoma (NHL) risk. This association was examined using data on 995 NHL cases and 1783 controls from the Selected Cancers Study, a population-based case-control study of men aged 32 to 60 years from eight population-based cancer registries conducted from 1984 to 1988. Potential chlorophenol exposure was characterized by an industrial hygienist using intensity estimates and confidence ratings, based upon review of… CONTINUE READING