Risk of Pancreatic Cancer in Workers Exposed to Chlorinated Hydrocarbon Solvents and Related Compounds: A Meta-Analysis

23 Aug 2000Anneli Ojajärvi, Timo Partanen, Anders Ahlbom, Paolo Boffetta, Timo Hakulinen, Nadejda Jourenkova, Timo Kauppinen, Manolis Kogevinas, Harri Vainio , Elisabete Weiderpass and Catharina Wesseling

Meta Analysis
2 effects

Reported Outcomes

CausesOutcomeCertainty

Polychlorinated Biphenyl (PCB)  Contaminant risk & protective factor

Pancreatic cancer Digestive outcome
Increased risk of Pancreatic cancer
Digestive system

High evidence
37.0%

Solvents Exposure Contaminant risk & protective factor

Pancreatic cancer Digestive outcome
Increased risk of Pancreatic cancer
Digestive system

High evidence
35.0%