Environmental Milestones


HEALTH
10/23/2001
Study links nearly 2,000 cases of thyroid cancer to the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear accident-the largest group of human cancers associated with a known cause and date.

Source

Study presented at European Cancer Conference, Lisbon, and cited in "Counting Chernobyl's Cancer Cost," Environment News Service, 23 October 2001.

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