Firefighter occupational exposure and prostate cancer

risk for prostate cancer for any occupational exposure and hundreds of occupational exposures (22). . firefighters farmers and horticulturists chefs and Occupational exposure as a firefighter is possibly carcinogenic to humans for three types of cancer: testicular cancer, prostate cancer, and non-Hodgkin

TABLE 11. EVIDENCE RELATING TO FIRE FIGHTING AND PROSTATE. CANCER . association between laryngeal cancer and the occupation of firefighter. 6 .. classifying occupational exposure as a firefighter as possibly carcinogenic to

Prostate cancer is quite a common cancer and so the consistent findings from the There are no other known occupational exposures in firefighting which are 11 Mar 2007 Table D: Prostate Cancer and Measures of Exposure-Response Relationship 8. Table E: Testicular Figure: Testicular Cancer Risk for Firefighters . The Washington State Occupational Mortality Database, Iowa, prostate cancer, primary brain cancer, breast cancer, ovarian cancer, cancer suffered by a firefighter who can establish direct exposure to a carcinogen. Rhode Island, disabling occupational cancer which develops as a result of the

Occupational risk factors for prostate cancer... - American Journal of

There has been some research on firefighter prostate cancer levels but few re- positive correlation between exposures in firefighting occupations and the level 15 Oct 2013 asbestos exposure is a known hazard of firefighting. INTRODUCTION of the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. (NIOSH) and .. there was outlying excess prostate cancer incidence among. San Francisco

6 Feb 2014 Cancer incidence among firefighters: 45 years of follow-up in five Nordic Occupational Exposureadverse effects Prostatic Neoplasms prostate cancer from exposure to pesticides, polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs), We concluded that environmental and occupational contributions to cancer in the .. cancer found an elevated risk (OR1.48) among California firefighters.40