The role of childhood exposure to sunlight in the development of solar keratoses and non‐melanocytic skin cancer

  title={The role of childhood exposure to sunlight in the development of solar keratoses and non‐melanocytic skin cancer},
  author={Robin Marks and Damien Jolley and S Lectsas and P A Foley},
  journal={Medical Journal of Australia},
The age‐standardized proportion of persons with solar keratoses in 1232 Australian‐born persons who were aged 40 years and older was 44.5% compared with a proportion of 15.7% in 1332 British persons who had migrated to Australia at various ages. Stratification of the British migrants into those who had arrived in Australia between one and 20 years of age and those who had arrived in Australia after the age of 20 years revealed that the proportion of persons with solar keratoses in the latter… 
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