Erhöhung der Leukämieinzidenz in der Nähe einer ehemaligen Sondermülldeponie.

Translated title of the contribution: Increase in the incidence of leukemia in the area of a former hazardous waste site

I. Lotz, H. Brand, E. Greiser

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An incidence study, completed in 1990, revealed a significantly increased incidence of leukaemias in the near vicinity of a hazardous waste dump. Linear regression of community incidence rates with community distance to the hazardous waste site showed negative coefficients for leukaemias and malignant lymphoma.

Original languageGerman
Pages (from-to)579-580
Number of pages2
JournalOffentliche Gesundheitswesen
Issue number8-9
Publication statusPublished - 01-08-1991


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health

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