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Higher Incidence of Leukemia Found in 9/11 Responders

6 monthes ago   |   By Medscape

A significantly higher incidence of leukemia in responders to the September 11 World Trade Center attacks in New York City has been reported for the first time.
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Sept. 11 first responders face increased incidence of leukemia, other cancers

6 monthes ago   |   By Healio

First responders who worked at the site of the World Trade Center after the Sept. 11 attacks demonstrated increased overall risk for cancer, with elevated incidence of leukemia reported for the first time, according to study results published in JNCI Cancer Spectrum.
Multivariate analyses showed no correlation between cancer and magnitude or type of exposure.
“This study showed increased incidence of several cancer types compared to previously conducted studies with shorter follow-up periods,” Susan L. Teitelbaum, PhD, professor of environmental medicine and public health at Icahn
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