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Disease Otorhinolaryngologic Diseases

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

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1. Dallaire F, et al. (2004). These results show a possible association between prenatal exposure to organochlorines and acute infections early in life in this Inuit population. 2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Hydrocarbons, Chlorinated Infants or newborns | Mothers Canada plasma 2,4,5,2',4',5'-hexachlorobiphenyl | Dichlorodiphenyl Dichloroethylene | Hydrocarbons, Chlorinated Details Gastrointestinal Diseases | Otitis Media | Respiratory Tract Infections
2. Hoppin JA, et al. (2017). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) We evaluated the association of currently used pesticides with allergic and non-allergic wheeze among male farmers, and our results implicate several pesticides that are commonly used in agricultural and residential settings with adverse respiratory effects. 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic Acid | acetochlor | Atrazine | bentazone | Carbaryl | Chlorpyrifos | clomazone | clopyralid | cyfluthrin | Dicamba | Dimethoate | Disulfoton | fenoxaprop ethyl | fluazifop-butyl | glyphosate | Herbicides | imazaquin | Insecticides | Malathion | mesotrione | metolachlor | N-(2,6-difluorophenyl)-5-methyl(1,2,4)-triazol(1,5-a)pyrimidine-2-sulfonamide | nicosulfuron | Permethrin | Petroleum | Picloram | Pyrethrins | Rodenticides | Simazine | triclopyr | Trifluralin | Warfarin Workers United States Details Respiratory Sounds | Rhinitis, Allergic
3. Slager RE, et al. (2009). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) Exposure to pesticides may increase the risk of rhinitis. 2,4-Dichlorophenoxyacetic Acid | Benomyl | Carbofuran | Diazinon | glyphosate | Petroleum Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Rhinitis
4. Bowatte G, et al. (2016). Melbourne Atopy Cohort Study (MACS) Traffic-related air pollution is associated with some respiratory outcomes in carriers of genetic polymorphisms in oxidative stress metabolism genes. genetics Air Pollutants Children | Subjects with gene influence:GSTM1 | Subjects with gene influence:GSTT1 Australia Details Asthma | Respiratory Sounds | Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal
5. Liu MM, et al. (2013). This large epidemiologic study of Chinese children confirmed that indoor air pollution from home renovation, coal stoves, passive smoking, and other risk factors was harmful to the respiratory system. Air Pollutants | Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter | Sulfur Dioxide Children China air Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter | Sulfur Dioxide Details Cough | Respiratory Sounds | Respiratory Tract Diseases | Rhinitis, Allergic
6. Rancière F, et al. (2017). Pollution and Asthma Risk: an Infant Study (PARIS) This study supports the hypothesis that all preschool children are not equal regarding traffic-related air pollution health effects: parental history of allergy, stressful family events, and male gender may increase their susceptibility to adverse respiratory effects. age | sex Air Pollutants | Vehicle Emissions Children France air, ambient Nitrogen Oxides Details Cough | Respiratory Sounds | Rhinitis
7. Smith AH, et al. (2012). Taking together our findings in the present study and previous evidence of increased mortality from other causes of death, we conclude that arsenic in Antofagasta drinking water has resulted in the greatest increases in mortality in adults < 50 years of age ever associated with early-life environmental exposure. Arsenic Study subjects Chile Details Cardiovascular Diseases | Death | Female Urogenital Diseases | Kidney Diseases | Laryngeal Neoplasms | Liver Neoplasms | Male Urogenital Diseases | Neoplasms | Urinary Bladder Neoplasms
8. Sanders AP, et al. (2014). In the present study we examined private well water levels of arsenic, cadmium, manganese, and lead across North Carolina, and used a semi-ecologic study design to estimate the association between metal levels and specific birth defect phenotypes. Arsenic | Cadmium | Lead | Manganese Infants or newborns United States Arsenic | Cadmium | Lead | Manganese Details Cleft Lip | Congenital Microtia | Conotruncal cardiac defects | Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome | Pyloric Stenosis
9. Slager RE, et al. (2010). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) The aim of this study was to analyze cross-sectional data on rhinitis in the past year and pesticide use from 21,958 Iowa and North Carolina farmers in the Agricultural Health Study, enrolled 1993-1997, to evaluate pesticide predictors of rhinitis. Captan | Carbaryl | Carbofuran | Diazinon | Dichlorvos | Malathion | metolachlor | Permethrin Workers United States Details Agricultural Workers' Diseases | Rhinitis
10. Kim HH, et al. (2016). The present study showed that traffic-related and other pollutants around primary school areas are associated with increased risks of allergic diseases among elementary school students. Carbon Monoxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Soot | Sulfur Dioxide Children Korea, Republic of air Carbon Monoxide | Nitrogen Dioxide | Ozone | Particulate Matter | Soot | Sulfur Dioxide Details Asthma | Dermatitis, Atopic | Rhinitis, Allergic
11. Yuan WM, et al. (2016). On the basis of the pre-existing local nasal mucosal lesions, excessive chromic acid mist in the school's surrounding areas and formaldehyde in the classrooms were considered to have acutely irritated the nasal mucosa, causing epistaxis. Chromium | Formaldehyde | Hydrochloric Acid | sulfuric acid Children China air Chromium | Formaldehyde | Hydrochloric Acid | sulfuric acid Details Epistaxis
12. Vaughan TL, et al. (2000). These results support the hypothesis that occupational exposure to formaldehyde, but not wood dust, increases risk of nasopharyngeal cancer. tobacco Formaldehyde Subjects with disease:Carcinoma, Squamous Cell | Controls for disease:Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma | Subjects with disease:Nasopharyngeal Carcinoma | Study subjects United States Formaldehyde Details Carcinoma, Squamous Cell
13. Bluhm EC, et al. (2007). There was little consistent evidence for an association of synthetic hair dye use with glioma, meningioma, or acoustic neuroma; however, prolonged use of dark-colored permanent dyes warrants further investigation given the high prevalence of hair dyeing. Hair Dyes Subjects with disease:Glioma | Subjects with disease:Meningioma | Subjects with disease:Neuroma, Acoustic United States Details Glioma | Meningioma | Neuroma, Acoustic
14. Deschamps F, et al. (2014). This study shows that the overall health of self-employed hairdressers is lower than that of their wage-earning counterpart; this can be attributed to several aspects of work exposure, organization (including longer working hours, fewer protective measures and absence of preventive medicine in the workplace). Hair Preparations Workers France Details Dermatitis, Irritant | Dermatitis, Occupational | Rhinitis
15. Standl M, et al. (2011). German Infant Study on the Influence of Nutrition Intervention plus Environmental and Genetic Influences on Allergy (GINIplus) | Lifestyle-Related factors on the Immune System and the Development of Allergies in Childhood plus the influence of traffic emissions and genetics (LISAplus) The association between dietary intake of fatty acids (e.g., margarine) and allergic diseases (e.g., asthma) in children might be modulated by variants in the fatty acid desaturase gene cluster. diet | genetics Margarine Controls for disease:Asthma | Subjects with disease:Asthma | Children | Controls for disease:Eczema | Subjects with disease:Eczema | Subjects with gene influence:FADS1 | Subjects with gene influence:FADS2 | Controls for disease:Ige Responsiveness, Atopic | Subjects with disease:Ige Responsiveness, Atopic | Controls for disease:Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal | Subjects with disease:Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal Germany margarine Margarine Details Asthma
16. Cesaroni G, et al. (2008). Italian Studies on Respiratory Disorders in Childhood and Environment (SIDRIA) Indices of exposure to traffic-related air pollution are consistently associated with an increased risk of rhinitis in adults, especially among non-smokers. Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter Controls for disease:Asthma | Subjects with disease:Asthma | Controls for disease:Bronchitis, Chronic | Subjects with disease:Bronchitis, Chronic | Controls for disease:Emphysema | Subjects with disease:Emphysema | Subjects with disease:Rhinitis | Study subjects Italy Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter Details Rhinitis
17. Janssen NA, et al. (2003). Our study showed that children attending schools close to motorways with high truck traffic counts in the Netherlands experienced more respiratory symptoms than did children attending schools near motorways with low truck traffic counts. Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter | Soot | Vehicle Emissions Children Netherlands air Nitrogen Dioxide | Particulate Matter | Soot Details Bronchitis | Conjunctivitis | Exanthema | Respiratory Sounds | Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal
18. Crawford JM, et al. (2008). Agricultural Health Study (AHS) Although control for exposure to noise or other neurotoxicants was limited, this study extends previous reports suggesting that organophosphate exposure increases risk of hearing loss. Organophosphates Workers United States Details Hearing Loss
19. Peres LC, et al. (2016). Women and Their Children's Health (WaTCH) Study Among southern Louisiana women, both physical-environmental and economic exposure to the Deepwater Horizon Oil Spill were associated with an increase in self-reported physical health outcomes. Petroleum Study subjects United States Details Dizziness | Eye Burns | Fatigue | Pharyngitis | Respiratory Sounds | Respiratory Tract Diseases
20. Lee CH, et al. (2010). We conducted a cross-sectional study of coastline residents exposed to heavily soaked contaminated areas of crude oil (from a tanker spill) and found significant increased risks of various acute physical symptoms (headache, nausea, dizziness, fatigue, hot flushing, sore throat, cough, runny nose, shortness of breath, itchy skin, rash, and sore eyes). Petroleum Study subjects Korea, Republic of Details Back Pain | Cough | Dizziness | Dyspnea | Exanthema | Eye Manifestations | Fatigue | Fever | Flushing | Headache | Myalgia | Nausea | Pharyngitis | Pruritus
21. Kponee KZ, et al. (2015). In this cross-sectional pilot study, the first carried out in response to the United Nations Environment Programme recommendations, we observed statistically significant associations between exposure to petroleum-contaminated drinking water and self-reported symptoms consistent with exposure to petroleum hydrocarbons. Petroleum | Water Pollutants, Chemical Study subjects Nigeria Details Anemia | Dermatitis, Irritant | Dizziness | Eye Pain | Headache | Pharyngitis
22. Hew KM, et al. (2015). Collectively, these results demonstrate that increased ambient PAH exposure is associated with impaired systemic immunity and epigenetic modifications in a key locus involved in atopy: FOXP3, with a higher impact on atopic children. Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons Children United States Details Asthma | Rhinitis, Allergic | gene expression | methylation | regulation of immune response
23. Ye M, et al. (2018). Seveso Second Generation Health Study Our results suggest that maternal serum 2,3,7,8-Tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD) near the time of explosion is associated with lower risk of eczema, which supports other evidence pointing to the dysregulated immune effects of TCDD. Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Children | Pregnant females Italy serum Tetrachlorodibenzodioxin Details Asthma | Eczema | Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal
24. Bertelsen RJ, et al. (2013). Environment and Childhood Asthma (ECA) Triclosan concentrations were associated with allergic sensitization, especially inhalant and seasonal allergens, rather than food allergens; current rhinitis was associated with the highest levels of triclosan, whereas no association was seen for current asthma. Triclosan Children Norway urine Triclosan Details Asthma | Hypersensitivity | Rhinitis, Allergic
25. Madison RE, et al. (1991). We measured immunologic biomarkers associated with an acute exposure to exothermic byproducts of a ureaformaldehyde spill and found a statistically significant difference for percent and absolute numbers of CD26 T-cells and autoantibodies to formaldehyde-human serum albumin conjugate. urea formaldehyde foam Study subjects United States air, ambient | snow Formaldehyde Details Conjunctivitis | Cough | Diarrhea | Dizziness | Dyspnea | Epistaxis | Exanthema | Fatigue | Headache | Nausea | Pharyngitis | immunoglobulin production involved in immunoglobulin mediated immune response | T cell differentiation
26. Hazenkamp-von Arx ME, et al. (2011). Highway traffic exhaust in Swiss alpine highway corridors ( in the absence of other industrial sources) showed negative associations with the respiratory health of adults, higher than those previously found in urban areas. Positive associations were found between living close to a highway and wheezing without cold and chronic cough. The association with chronic cough was driven by a subgroup reporting hay fever or allergic rhinitis. disease Vehicle Emissions Subjects with disease:Rhinitis, Allergic, Seasonal | Study subjects Switzerland air, ambient Particulate Matter Details Cough | Respiratory Sounds
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