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Under-ascertainment of multiple myeloma among participants in UK atmospheric atomic and nuclear weapons tests
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    Nuclear Test Veterans

    Dear Editor

    In the March 2003 issue of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, Muirhead et al.[1] described an analysis of mortality and cancer incidence among UK participants in the UK atmospheric nuclear weapons test programme.

    Comparisons were made between a pre-defined cohort of test participants and a matched control group. Both groups of men were identified during the 1980s from contemporary...

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