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Disease Learning Disorders

These are exposure studies associated with the disease and all of its children.

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  Reference Associated Study Title Author's Summary Study Factors Stressor Receptors Country Medium Exposure Marker Measurements Outcome
1. Wasserman GA, et al. (2007). Exposure to arsenic from drinking water was associated with reduced intellectual function before and after adjusting for water manganese for blood lead levels, and for sociodemographic features. diet Arsenic | Lead | Manganese Children Bangladesh blood | urine | water, drinking Arsenic | Lead | Manganese Details Arsenic Poisoning | Learning Disorders
2. Ciesielski T, et al. (2012). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) These findings suggest that children who have higher urinary cadmium concentrations may have increased risk of both learning disability and special education. Importantly, we observed these associations at exposure levels that were previously considered to be without adverse effects, and these levels are common among U.S. children. race | socioeconomic status Cadmium Children United States urine Cadmium Details Attention Deficit Disorder with Hyperactivity | Learning Disorders
3. Jedrychowski WA, et al. (2015). To our knowledge, this is the first epidemiologic study showing that prenatal polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbon (PAH) exposure measured by cord blood PAH-DNA adducts is associated with cognitive dysfunction (depressed verbal IQ index) assessed by the WISC-R test, which is the commonly used instrument for measuring intelligence of children. Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons Children Poland blood, cord polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons-DNA adduct Details Cognition Disorders | Learning Disorders | cognition
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