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Disease Breast Neoplasms

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1. Ruckart PZ, et al. (2015). Findings suggested possible associations between male breast cancer and being stationed at Camp Lejeune and cumulative exposure to tetrachloroethylene, t-1,2 dichloroethylene, and vinyl chloride. 1,2-dichloroethylene | Tetrachloroethylene | Trichloroethylene | Vinyl Chloride Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms | Veterans United States 1,2-dichloroethylene | Tetrachloroethylene | Trichloroethylene Details Breast Neoplasms
2. Holmes AK, et al. (2014). Exposure to the parent compound of the phthalate metabolite MEHP may be associated with breast cancer. 2,2',3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',4,4'-tetrabromodiphenyl ether | 2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | beta-hexachlorocyclohexane | DDT | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Hexachlorobenzene | Lindane | Mirex | mono(2-ethyl-5-hydroxyhexyl) phthalate | mono(2-ethyl-5-oxohexyl)phthalate | mono-(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate | mono-benzyl phthalate | monobutyl phthalate | monoethyl phthalate | monomethyl phthalate | nonachlor | o,p'-DDT | oxychlordane | PCB 180 Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms | Study subjects United States serum | urine 2,2',3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',4,4'-tetrabromodiphenyl ether | 2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | beta-hexachlorocyclohexane | DDT | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Hexachlorobenzene | Lindane | Mirex | mono(2-ethyl-5-hydroxyhexyl) phthalate | mono(2-ethyl-5-oxohexyl)phthalate | mono-(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate | mono-benzyl phthalate | monobutyl phthalate | monoethyl phthalate | monomethyl phthalate | nonachlor | o,p'-DDT | oxychlordane | PCB 180 Details Breast Neoplasms
3. Engel LS, et al. (2005). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) While pesticide use overall is not associated with an increased rate of breast cancer among the wives of farmers in the Agricultural Health Study cohort, use of certain pesticides may be related to increased risk. These include the herbicides 2,4,5-trichloro-phenoxypropionic acid and 2,4,5-trichlorophenoxyacetic acid, the insecticide dieldrin, and the fungicide captan. 2,4,5-Trichlorophenoxyacetic Acid | Captan | Dieldrin | fenoprop Study subjects United States Details Breast Neoplasms
4. Parada H JR, et al. (2018). Long Island Breast Cancer Study Project (LIBCSP) Consistent with laboratory evidence, we observed inverse associations between urinary concentrations of several phthalate metabolites and breast cancer (BC) and subsequent survival; however, these results should be interpreted with caution given that biospecimen collection among women with BC occurred after diagnosis, which may be of particular concern for our case-control findings. 2-ethyl-5-carboxypentyl phthalate | Diethylhexyl Phthalate | diisodecyl phthalate | diisononyl phthalate | mono(2-ethyl-5-hydroxyhexyl) phthalate | mono(2-ethyl-5-oxohexyl)phthalate | mono-(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate | mono-benzyl phthalate | monobutyl phthalate | monoethyl phthalate | mono-isobutyl phthalate | phthalic acid | Phthalic Acids Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms United States urine 2-ethyl-5-carboxypentyl phthalate | Diethylhexyl Phthalate | diisodecyl phthalate | diisononyl phthalate | mono(2-ethyl-5-hydroxyhexyl) phthalate | mono(2-ethyl-5-oxohexyl)phthalate | mono-(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate | mono-benzyl phthalate | monobutyl phthalate | monoethyl phthalate | mono-isobutyl phthalate | phthalic acid | Phthalic Acids Details Breast Neoplasms
5. Wilson KM, et al. (2009). Nurses' Health Study II (NHSII) We found no association between acrylamide intake from the diet and risk of premenopausal breast cancer risk. Acrylamide Workers United States Acrylamide Details Breast Neoplasms
6. Ranzi A, et al. (2011). No increased risk of mortality and morbidity was found in the entire area among people living close to incinerators. The internal analysis of the cohort based on dispersion modeling found excesses of mortality for some cancer types in the highest exposure categories, especially in women. People in the highest heavy metal exposure categories tended to have a lower socioeconomic status than those in the lowest categories. The interpretation of the findings is limited given the pilot nature of the study sex | socioeconomic status Air Pollutants Study subjects Italy waste, industrial Cadmium | Dioxins | Mercury | Metals, Heavy | Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter Details Breast Neoplasms | Colorectal Neoplasms | Death | Liver Neoplasms | Neoplasms | Stomach Neoplasms
7. Andreotti G, et al. (2010). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) Using data from the Agricultural Health Study, we examined the association between body mass index (BMI) and the risk of cancer at 17 sites and the interaction between BMI and pesticide use. body mass index | tobacco alachlor | Atrazine | Carbaryl | Carbofuran | chlorimuron ethyl | Chlorpyrifos | cyanazine | DDT | Diazinon | EPTC | Fonofos | glyphosate | Hydrocarbons, Chlorinated | imazethapyr | Malathion | methyl bromide | metolachlor | metribuzin | Organophosphates | pendimethalin | Permethrin | terbufos | Trifluralin Study subjects | Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Breast Neoplasms | Colonic Neoplasms | Lung Neoplasms
8. Freeman LE, et al. (2011). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) In this report, we extend a previous Agricultural Health Study analysis of cancer risk associated with self-reported atrazine use with six additional years of follow-up and more than twice as many cancer cases. Atrazine Workers United States Details Breast Neoplasms | Leukemia | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Neoplasms | Ovarian Neoplasms | Prostatic Neoplasms | Thyroid Neoplasms
9. Mordukhovich I, et al. (2015). Long Island Breast Cancer Study Project (LIBCSP) In our population-based study, we observed positive associations between vehicular traffic-related benzo[a]pyrene exposure and breast cancer incidence among women with comparatively high long-term traffic B[a]P exposures, although effect estimates were imprecise. diet Benzo(a)pyrene Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms | Study subjects United States Benzo(a)pyrene Details Breast Neoplasms
10. López-Carrillo L, et al. (2010). We show for the first time that exposure to diethyl phthalate, the parent compound of monoethyl phthalate, may be associated with increased risk of breast cancer, whereas exposure to the parent phthalates of monobenzyl phthalate and mono(3-carboxypropyl) phthalate might be negatively associated. butylbenzyl phthalate | Diethylhexyl Phthalate | diethyl phthalate | diisobutyl phthalate | di-n-octyl phthalate | mono(2-ethyl-5-hydroxyhexyl) phthalate | mono(2-ethyl-5-oxohexyl)phthalate | mono-(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate | monobutyl phthalate | phthalic acid Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms Mexico urine 2-ethyl-5-carboxypentyl phthalate | butylbenzyl phthalate | diethyl phthalate | diisobutyl phthalate | di-n-octyl phthalate | mono(2-ethyl-5-hydroxyhexyl) phthalate | mono(2-ethyl-5-oxohexyl)phthalate | mono-(2-ethylhexyl)phthalate | monobutyl phthalate | phthalic acid Details Breast Neoplasms
11. Julin B, et al. (2012). Swedish Mammography Cohort In this large population-based prospective cohort of postmenopausal women, estimated dietary cadmium was associated with an increased breast cancer incidence. Cadmium Study subjects Sweden Cadmium Details Breast Neoplasms
12. Gallagher CM, et al. (2010). Long Island Database Project for Breast Cancer (LIDPBC) | National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) We examined the association of breast cancer with urinary cadmium in a case-control sample of women living on Long Island, NY, a region with an especially high rate of breast cancer, and in a representative sample of US women. Cadmium Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms | Study subjects United States urine Cadmium Details Breast Neoplasms
13. Itoh H, et al. (2014). Although the present study found no overall association between dietary cadmium intake and breast cancer risk, higher cadmium intake was associated with increased risk of estrogen receptor-positive breast cancer in postmenopausal women, at least at regular intake levels in Japanese women in the general population. Cadmium Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms Japan Cadmium Details Breast Neoplasms
14. Satarug S, et al. (2017). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) Using a Cadmium-toxicokinetic simulation model, we have found that current tolerable dietary intake guidelines do not contain a safety margin, given that the modeled dietary intake levels exceed the levels associated with kidney damage and many other adverse health outcomes seen in cohorts and cross-sectional studies. Cadmium Study subjects Japan|United States urine Details Breast Neoplasms | Kidney Diseases | Vascular Diseases
15. Vacchi-Suzzi C, et al. (2015). Diet, Cancer and Health Study In this study we test the comparability of dietary cadmium, as estimated via the food frequency questionnaire used in the Danish Diet Cancer and Health Cohort, and measured urinary cadmium levels, normalized by creatinine, in a cohort of 1,764 Danish post-menopausal women that included never, former and current smokers. Cadmium | Iron | Zinc Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms | Study subjects Denmark urine Cadmium | Iron | Zinc Details
16. Lin YS, et al. (2013). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) Cadmium exposure is an important independent risk factor of cancer mortality in older Americans and the risk appears exaggerated in those with inadequate dietary Zinc. sex Cadmium | Zinc Study subjects United States urine Cadmium Details Breast Neoplasms | Death | Lung Neoplasms | Neoplasms
17. Engel LS, et al. (2017). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) The results from this prospective cohort study suggest that the use of certain organophosphate insecticides, including terbufos, chlorpyrifos, and fonofos, and possibly coumaphos and the organochlorine heptachlor, may be associated with elevated risk of breast cancer. Chlorpyrifos | Coumaphos | Fonofos | Heptachlor | terbufos Study subjects United States Details Breast Neoplasms
18. López-Cervantes M, et al. (2004). The results of the meta-analysis of 22 studies showed no evidence for an association between p,p'-dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane body burden levels and breast cancer risk. DDT Study subjects Brazil|Canada|
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Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene Details Breast Neoplasms
19. Cohn BA, et al. (2007). Child Health and Development Study (CHDS) Exposure to p,p'-DDT early in life may increase breast cancer risk. DDT | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms | Mothers United States blood DDT | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene Details Breast Neoplasms
20. Lerro CC, et al. (2015). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) We observed increased risk with organophosphate insecticides use (in spouses of pesticide applicators) for several hormonally-related cancers, including breast, thyroid, and ovary, suggesting potential for hormonally-mediated effects. Diazinon | Insecticides | Malathion Study subjects United States Details Breast Neoplasms | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Ovarian Neoplasms | Thyroid Neoplasms
21. Pastor-Barriuso R, et al. (2016). Multi-case Control Cancer Study in Spain (MCC-Spain) This is the first study to show a strong positive association between serum total xenoestrogen burden and breast cancer risk, highlighting the importance of evaluating xenoestrogen mixtures, rather than single compounds, when studying hormone-related cancers. Endocrine Disruptors Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms Spain serum 2,2',3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Estrogens | Hexachlorobenzene | PCB 180 Details Breast Neoplasms
22. Zota AR, et al. (2010). Cape Cod Breast Cancer and Environment Study Results of this study suggest that cleaning product use contributes to increased breast cancer risk. Endocrine Disruptors Study subjects United States Endocrine Disruptors Details Breast Neoplasms
23. Ashley-Martin J, et al. (2012). Fungicide exposure was not significantly associated with an increased risk of breast cancer. Moreover, no statistically significant interactions between fungicide exposure and a CYP1A1 polymorphism were observed. Fungicides, Industrial Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with gene influence:CYP1A1 Canada Details Breast Neoplasms
24. Boada LD, et al. (2012). This study indicates that healthy women show a very different profile of organochlorine pesticide mixtures than breast cancer patients, suggesting that organochlorine pesticide mixtures could play a relevant role in breast cancer risk. disease Hydrocarbons, Chlorinated Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms | Study subjects Spain serum Aldrin | DDT | Dichlorodiphenyldichloroethane | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Dieldrin | Endrin | Hydrocarbons, Chlorinated | Lindane Details Breast Neoplasms
25. Zimeri AM, et al. (2015). We present data that show environmental exposure to heavy metals and polychlorinated biphenyls in drinking water and heavy metal presence in the plasma of nine patients with sporadic breast cancer. Metals, Heavy Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms United States plasma Aluminum | Arsenic | Bromine | Cadmium | Iron | Lead | Silver | Uranium Details
26. Espejo-Herrera N, et al. (2016). Multi-case Control Cancer Study in Spain (MCC-Spain) Waterborne ingested nitrate was associated with breast cancer only among postmenopausal women with high red meat consumption; however, dietary (non-waterborne) nitrate was not associated with breast cancer regardless of the animal or vegetable source or of menopausal status. diet Nitrates Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms Spain food | water, drinking Nitrates Details Breast Neoplasms
27. Wielsøe M, et al. (2017). This study examined the associations between serum levels of persistent organic pollutants and breast cancer with focus on the highly exposed Inuit population (Greenland); significant, positive associations between breast cancer risk and polychlorinated biphenyls and perfluoroalkyl acids were observed. perfluorodecanoic acid | perfluorododecanoic acid | perfluoroheptanoic acid | perfluorohexanesulfonic acid | perfluorononanoic acid | perfluorooctane sulfonic acid | perfluorooctanoic acid | perfluoroundecanoic acid | Pesticides | Polychlorinated Biphenyls Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms | Study subjects Greenland serum 2,2',3,3',4,4',5-heptachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',3,4',5,5',6-heptachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,5,2',5'-pentachlorobiphenyl | beta-hexachlorocyclohexane | DDT | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Hexachlorobenzene | Mirex | nonachlor | oxychlordane | PCB 180 | perfluorodecanoic acid | perfluorododecanoic acid | perfluoroheptanoic acid | perfluorohexanesulfonic acid | perfluorononanoic acid | perfluorooctane sulfonic acid | perfluorooctanoic acid | perfluoroundecanoic acid | Polychlorinated Biphenyls Details Breast Neoplasms
28. Teitelbaum SL, et al. (2007). Breast cancer risk was associated with ever lifetime residential pesticide use; however, there was no evidence of increasing risk with increasing lifetime applications. Lawn and garden pesticide use was associated with breast cancer risk, but there was no dose response; the study suggests that self-reported use of residential pesticides may increase breast cancer risk. Pesticides Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms United States Details Breast Neoplasms
29. Reynolds P, et al. (2005). The results from this study provide no evidence that California women living in areas of recent, high agricultural pesticide use experience higher rates of breast cancer. Pesticides Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms United States Carcinogens | Cholinesterase Inhibitors | Diuron | Hydrocarbons, Chlorinated | methyl bromide | Omite | oryzalin | Simazine Details Breast Neoplasms
30. Brody JG, et al. (2004). Results of this population-based case-control study do not show an overall pattern of association between residential exposure to wide area pesticide application on Cape Cod since 1948 and breast cancer diagnosed there in 1988-1995. Pesticides Study subjects United States Details Breast Neoplasms
31. Farooq U, et al. (2010). Overall, the results of our study did not show an association between self-reported exposure to pesticides and breast cancer risk. Future studies, utilizing a larger sample size and more specific detail on time frame of pesticide exposure, are needed to further explore this question. Pesticides Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms United States Pesticides Details Breast Diseases | Breast Neoplasms
32. Cohn BA, et al. (2012). Child Health and Development Study (CHDS) The first study to report on breast cancer associations in relation to measured polychlorinated biphenyl levels during critical periods of vulnerability for the breast. Polychlorinated Biphenyls Controls for disease:Breast Neoplasms | Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms | Pregnant females United States serum 2,2',3,3',4,4',5-heptachlorobiphenyl | 2,2',3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4',5-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,3,3',4,4'-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,4',5-tetrachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | 2,4,5,2',5'-pentachlorobiphenyl | PCB 180 Details Breast Neoplasms
33. White AJ, et al. (2016). Long Island Breast Cancer Study Project (LIBCSP) This study considers the impact on breast cancer incidence from multiple polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons exposure sources in a single model, which better reflects exposure to these complex mixtures; groups of sources, particularly indoor sources, were associated with an increase in breast cancer incidence. tobacco Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons | Tobacco Smoke Pollution | Vehicle Emissions Subjects with disease:Breast Neoplasms United States Details Breast Neoplasms
34. Goto H, et al. (2012). Life Span Study We calculated the standardized mortality ratio (SMR) for the atomic bomb survivors versus the entire population of Japan in childhood and compared them with a true non-exposed group. A notable result was that SMRs in boys exposed to low doses were significantly higher for solid cancer. sex Radioactive Fallout Children Japan Radioactive Fallout Details Breast Neoplasms | Death | Leukemia | Liver Neoplasms | Neoplasms | Stomach Neoplasms | Uterine Neoplasms
35. Pesatori AC, et al. (2009). The extension of the Seveso cancer incidence study confirmed an excess risk of lymphatic and hematopoietic tissue neoplasms in the most (2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin) exposed zones. Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Study subjects Italy Details Breast Neoplasms | Hematologic Neoplasms
36. Gallagher LG, et al. (2011). The current analyses show a slightly elevated breast cancer risk for highly exposed women, with strengthened exposure assessment and minimization of misclassification by using the latest technology. Tetrachloroethylene Study subjects United States water Tetrachloroethylene Details Breast Neoplasms
37. Gallagher LG, et al. (2010). Upper Cape Cancer Study | Women's Health on Cape Cod Study We investigated the hypothesis generated by earlier spatial analyses that exposure to drinking water contaminated by wastewater effluent may be associated with breast cancer. Using a detailed exposure assessment, we found an association with breast cancer that increased with longer latency and greater exposure duration. Waste Water | Water Pollutants, Chemical Study subjects United States Waste Water | Water Pollutants, Chemical Details Breast Neoplasms
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