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Carcinoma of the Skin in Machine Tool Setters
  1. J. G. Fife
  1. H.M. Medical Inspectorate of Factories, Ministry of Labour


    Two cases of extensive squamous carcinoma of the scrotum are described in men who were working together as capstan lathe setters in the same workshop. The incidence of cancer of the skin is discussed with special reference to workers outside the cotton industry, and the importance of periodic medical examination of persons in contact with mineral oil is emphasized.

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