n-Butyl acetate, chemical structure of, 93

C

Canadian Study, of Gulf War veterans, 544

Cancer overview, 98–101

and insecticide literature, 99–100

and solvent literature, 156–157

toxicity and carcinogenicity, of insecticides, 100–101, 159

toxicity and carcinogenicity, of solvents, 157

Cancers and exposure to insecticides, 98–155

adult leukemia, 134–139

bone cancer, 110–111

brain and CNS tumors, 121–123

childhood cancer, 139–146

female reproductive cancers, 114–117

gastrointestinal tract cancers, 102–105

hepatobiliary cancers, 105–107

Hodgkin’s disease, 130–131

lung cancer, 107–110

multiple myeloma, 132–134

non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, 123–130

oral, nasal, and laryngeal cancers, 101–102

skin cancer, 112–114

soft tissue sarcoma, 111–112

urologic cancers, 117–120

Cancers and exposure to organic solvents, 156–349

adult leukemia, 308, 313–319

bone cancer, 224–225

brain and CNS cancers, 272–282

breast cancer, 230–236

childhood cancers, 331–338

female reproductive cancers, 237–241

gastrointestinal tract tumors, 184–207

hepatobiliary cancers, 207–214

Hodgkin’s disease, 297, 299–301

lung cancer, 214–224

lymphatic and hematopoetic cancers, 282

multiple myleloma, 301–307

myelodysplastic syndromes, 326–331

non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma, 283, 288–296

oral, nasal, and laryngeal cancer, 179–184

skin cancer, 226–230

soft tissue sarcoma, 225

urologic cancers, 241–272

Carbamate interactions with other agents, 56–57

and AhR action, 56

cimetidine, 56

inhibitor SKF525A effects, 56

malathion coadministration, 56

phenobarbital, 56

Carbamates, 1, 10, 51–57

acute human exposure, 52–53

carbaryl, 1, 10

carcinogenicity, 54

chemical structure of, 51

chemistry of, 51

developmental effects, 54–55

experimental data on, 53–55

genetic polymorphisms and susceptibility, 52

genotoxicity, 54

immune function changes, 55

immunosuppression, 55

interactions with other agents, 56–57

lysozyme activity changes, 55

mechanism of action, 52

methomyl, 1, 10

mutagenicity, 54

neurotoxic effects, 53–54

proxpur, 1, 10

reproductive effects, 54–55

serum complement-fixing activity changes, 55

toxicokinetics, 51–52

Carbaryl, 1, 10

chemical structure of, 51

sperm and semen parameters and, 455

Carboxylesterase, interactions with organophosphorous compounds, 50

Carcinogenicity

of carbamates, 54

of lindane, 65

of organophosphorous compounds, 47–48



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