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Disease Leukemia

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. Ward MH, et al. (2014). Northern California Childhood Leukemia Study (NCCLS) We found no association with acute lymphoblastic leukemia for common polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs), but we observed positive associations for specific octa and nonaBDEs. 2,2',3,3',4,4',5,5',6-nonabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,3',4,4',5,6,6'-nonabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,3',4,4',6,6'-octabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,3',4,5,5',6,6'-nonabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,4,4',5',6-heptabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',4,4',5-brominated diphenyl ether | 2,2',4,4'-tetrabromodiphenyl ether | decabromobiphenyl ether | Halogenated Diphenyl Ethers | hexabrominated diphenyl ether 153 | hexabromodiphenyl ether 154 | pentabrominated diphenyl ether 100 | tribromodiphenyl ether 28 Controls for disease:Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma | Subjects with disease:Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma United States dust 2,2',3,3',4,4',5,5',6-nonabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,3',4,4',5,6,6'-nonabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,3',4,4',6,6'-octabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,3',4,5,5',6,6'-nonabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',3,4,4',5',6-heptabromodiphenyl ether | 2,2',4,4',5-brominated diphenyl ether | 2,2',4,4'-tetrabromodiphenyl ether | decabromobiphenyl ether | Halogenated Diphenyl Ethers | hexabrominated diphenyl ether 153 | hexabromodiphenyl ether 154 | pentabrominated diphenyl ether 100 | tribromodiphenyl ether 28 Details Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
2. Lavigne É, et al. (2017). In this population-based study, results suggest an association between exposure to ambient air pollution during pregnancy, especially in the first trimester and an increased risk of astrocytoma and acute lymphoblastic leukemia in early childhood cancer. Air Pollutants Children | Pregnant females Canada air, ambient Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter Details Astrocytoma | Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma | Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects
3. Lee WJ, et al. (2004). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) Our findings suggest a possible association between alachlor application and incidence of lymphohematopoietic cancers among applicators in the Agricultural Health Study. alachlor Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Hematologic Neoplasms | Leukemia | Multiple Myeloma
4. Purdue MP, et al. (2007). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) Our analysis of data from the Agricultural Health Study cohort suggests that, overall, use of organochlorine insecticides was not related to cancer risk. We did, however, observe associations among specific chemicals, some of which (lindane and NHL, chlordane/heptachlor and leukemia) are supported by previously published studies and warrant further investigation. Aldrin | Chlordan | DDT | Dieldrin | Heptachlor | Lindane | Toxaphene Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Colonic Neoplasms | Leukemia | Lung Neoplasms | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Melanoma | Neoplasms | Rectal Neoplasms
5. Li P, et al. (2012). Third National Death Cause Survey (NDCS) Occupational agents represent an important cause of cancer, but indoor radon plays a relatively limited role in cancer causes in China. Arsenic | Asbestos | Benzene | benzidine | Chromates | Coke | Radon | Silicon Dioxide Study subjects China Details Leukemia | Lung Neoplasms | Mesothelioma | Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
6. 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
7. Thorpe N, et al. (2005). This hypothesis-generating study explores spatial patterns of childhood cancers in Maryland and investigates their potential associations with herbicides and nitrates in groundwater. Atrazine | metolachlor | Nitrates Children United States Details Bone Neoplasms | Brain Neoplasms | Leukemia | Lymphoma
8. Steffen C, et al. (2004). Results showed an association between acute childhood leukaemia and dwellings neighbouring auto repair garages and petrol stations, which are benzene emitting sources. Benzene Controls for disease:Leukemia | Subjects with disease:Leukemia France Details Leukemia
9. Vinceti M, et al. (2012). Exposure to low levels of benzene released from motorized traffic may increase the risk of childhood leukemia, and suggest a possible independent effect of particulate matter PM10, although unmeasured confounding due to other pollutants cannot be ruled out. Benzene | Particulate Matter Study subjects Italy Details Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
10. Bove FJ, et al. (2014). The purpose of this study was to determine whether potential exposures of employees to contaminated drinking water at Camp Lejeune increased risk of mortality from cancers and other chronic diseases. Benzene | Tetrachloroethylene | Trichloroethylene | Vinyl Chloride Military personnel United States Benzene | Tetrachloroethylene | Trichloroethylene | Vinyl Chloride Details Leukemia
11. Kasim K, et al. (2006). The authors conducted a population-based case-control study of 1,068 incident leukemia cases and 5,039 controls aged 20-74 years during 1994-1997 to examine the association between exposure to drinking water chlorination disinfection by-products and adult leukemia risk in Canada. bromodichloromethane | Trihalomethanes Controls for disease:Leukemia | Subjects with disease:Leukemia Canada Details Leukemia | Leukemia, Hairy Cell | Leukemia, Myeloid
12. Adams SV, et al. (2012). National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES) Cadmium appears to be associated with overall cancer mortality in men and women, but the specific cancers associated differ between men and women. sex Cadmium Study subjects United States urine Cadmium Details Death | Leukemia | Lung Neoplasms | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Neoplasms | Ovarian Neoplasms | Pancreatic Neoplasms | Uterine Neoplasms
13. Sheppard PR, et al. (2007). Results in Fallon suggest a temporal correspondence between the onset of excessive childhood leukemia and elevated levels of tungsten and cobalt. Cadmium | Cobalt | Copper | Lead | Tungsten Children United States Cadmium | Cobalt | Copper | Lead | Tungsten Details Leukemia
14. Beane Freeman LE, et al. (2005). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) We found evidence of an association of lung cancer and leukemia risk with increasing lifetime exposure days to diazinon. While approaching statistical significance, these observed associations were not significantly elevated when the intensity-weighted exposure algorithm was used. Diazinon Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Leukemia | Lung Neoplasms | Neoplasms
15. Whitehead TP, et al. (2015). California Childhood Leukemia Study Our findings do not support the hypothesis that metals in carpet dust are risk factors for childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia. Dust Children | Controls for disease:Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma | Subjects with disease:Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma United States carpet Arsenic | Cadmium | Chromium | Copper | Lead | Nickel | Tin | Tungsten Details Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
16. van Bemmel DM, et al. (2008). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) In this analysis, S-Ethyl-N,N-dipropylthiocarbamate use appeared to be associated with colon cancer and leukemia. EPTC Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Colonic Neoplasms | Leukemia | Neoplasms
17. Mahajan R, et al. (2006). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) In this study we evaluated cumulative lifetime fonofos exposure until enrollment as a risk factor for incident cancer occurring between the end of enrollment through 2002. genetics Fonofos Workers United States Details Leukemia | Prostatic Neoplasms
18. Turner MC, et al. (2010). This systematic review and meta-analysis reveals positive associations between exposure to residential pesticides in pregnancy and childhood and childhood leukemia, with the strongest associations observed for insecticides. age Herbicides | Insecticides | Pesticides Children Brazil|Canada|
France|Germany|
Japan|Mexico|
United States
Herbicides | Insecticides | Pesticides Details Leukemia
19. Chokkalingam AP, et al. (2012). The results provide support for a role of xenobiotic transport and metabolism pathways in risk of childhood acute lymphoblastic leukemia and indicate that genes in these pathways may modulate the risk of disease associated with use of common household chemicals. Insecticides Subjects with gene influence:ABCB1 | Controls for disease:Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma | Subjects with disease:Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma United States Details Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
20. Rull RP, et al. (2009). Northern California Childhood Leukemia Study (NCCLS) Elevated acute lymphoblastic leukemia risk was associated with lifetime moderate exposure, but not high exposure, to certain physicochemical categories of pesticides, including organophosphates, cholorinated phenols, and triazines, and with pesticides classified as insecticides or fumigants. Insecticides | Organophosphates | Pesticides | Triazines Children United States Details Precursor Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
21. Delancey JO, et al. (2009). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) The results from this study suggest a potential association between metribuzin use and certain lymphohematopoietic malignancies; however, having not been observed previously caution should be used in interpretation. metribuzin Workers United States Details Hematologic Neoplasms | Leukemia | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin
22. Rusiecki JA, et al. (2009). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) In this study we evaluated the incidence of cancer among pesticide applicators exposed to permethrin in the Agricultural Health Study (AHS). Permethrin Workers United States Details Colonic Neoplasms | Leukemia | Lung Neoplasms | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Melanoma | Multiple Myeloma | Neoplasms | Prostatic Neoplasms | Rectal Neoplasms
23. Rudant J, et al. (2007). Etude sur les cancers de l'enfant (ESCALE) The study findings strengthen the hypothesis that domestic use of pesticides may play a role in the etiology of childhood hematopoietic malignancies. Pesticides Children France Details Burkitt Lymphoma | Hodgkin Disease | Leukemia, Myeloid, Acute | Precursor T-Cell Lymphoblastic Leukemia-Lymphoma
24. Menegaux F, et al. (2006). The results reported herein support the hypothesis that various types of insecticide exposure may be a risk factor for childhood acute leukemia. Pesticides Children | Subjects with disease:Leukemia France Details Leukemia | Prenatal Exposure Delayed Effects
25. Yu CL, et al. (2006). We used geographic information system tools to estimate individual-level residential petrochemical exposure: no overall association was observed for the younger age group (0-19 years); however, residential petrochemical exposure was a significant risk factor for leukemia for ages 20-29 years old. Petroleum Controls for disease:Leukemia | Subjects with disease:Leukemia Taiwan, Province of China Details Leukemia
26. 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
27. Busby CC. (2009). Very low dose fetal exposure to Chernobyl contamination resulted in increases in infant leukemia in Europe and raises questions about current radiation risk models. Radioactive Pollutants Infants or newborns Belarus|Germany|
Greece|United Kingdom
Radioactive Pollutants Details Leukemia
28. Demoury C, et al. (2017). Geocap Study | Incidence Study We did not see evidence of any association between acute leukemia incidence rates and exposure to radon or gamma radiation in France in a nationwide incidence study over a 20-year period, using fine scale exposure assessment. Radioactive Pollutants | Radon Children | Controls for disease:Leukemia | Subjects with disease:Leukemia France air Radioactive Pollutants | Radon Details Leukemia
29. Bonner MR, et al. (2010). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) In summary, there was some suggestion that cancers of the prostate and lung as well as leukemia and non-Hodgkin lymphoma may be associated with terbufos use. terbufos Workers United States Details Leukemia | Lung Neoplasms | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Prostatic Neoplasms
30. Consonni D, et al. (2008). The Seveso accident in 1976 caused a large, populated area north of Milan, Italy, to be contaminated by 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD). In this study, the authors followed up the exposed population for chronic effects; this paper reports the results of the mortality follow-up extension for 1997-2001. Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Study subjects Italy Details Diabetes Mellitus | Leukemia | Lymphoma | Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin | Multiple Myeloma | Neoplasms | Pulmonary Disease, Chronic Obstructive | Vascular Diseases
31. Sheppard PR, et al. (2012). To improve understanding of possible connections between airborne tungsten and public health, size and geography of airborne tungsten particles collected in Fallon, Nevada, and Sweet Home, Oregon, were compared. Tungsten United States Tungsten Details Leukemia
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