A case-control study of occupational exposure to trichloroethylene and non-Hodgkin lymphoma.

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

Environmental health perspectives, Volume 119, Issue 2, p.232-8 (2011)

Keywords:

2011, Adult, Aged, Case-Control Studies, Center-Authored Paper, Epidemiology Core Facility, Female, Humans, Lymphoma, Non-Hodgkin, Male, Middle Aged, Public Health Sciences Division, Shared Resources, Trichloroethylene

Abstract:

Previous epidemiologic findings suggest an association between exposure to trichloroethylene (TCE), a chlorinated solvent primarily used for vapor degreasing of metal parts, and non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL).