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What is the neoplasm associated with toxin aflatoxins (aspergillus)
And the organ affected?

Liver
Hepatocellular carcinoma

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What is the neoplasm associated with toxin alkylating agents
And the organ affected?

Blood
Leukemia
Lymphoma

2

What is the neoplasm associated with toxin aromatic amines
And the organ affected?

Bladder
Transitional cell carcinoma

3

What is the neoplasm associated with toxin arsenic
And the organ affected?

Liver: angiosarcoma
Lung: lung cancer
Skin: squamous cell carcinoma

4

What is the neoplasm associated with toxin asbestos
And the organ affected?

Lung
Bronchogenic carcinoma>mesothelioma

5

What is the neoplasm associated with toxin carbon tetrachloride
And the organ affected?

Liver
Centrilobular necrosis
Fatty change

6

What is the neoplasm associated with toxin cigarette smoking
And the organ affected?

Bladder: transitional cell ca
Esophagus: squamous cell carcinoma/adenocarcinoma
Kidney: renal cell carcinoma
Larynx: squamous cell carcinoma
Lung: squamous cell carcinoma / small cell carcinoam
Pancreas: pancreatic adenocarcinoma

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What is the neoplasm associated with toxin ethanol
And the organ affected?

Liver
Hepatocellular carcinoma

8

What is the neoplasm associated with toxin ionizing radiation
And the organ affected?

Thyroid
Papillary thyroid carcinoma

9

What is the neoplasm associated with toxin nitrosamines (smoked foods)
And the organ affected?

Stomach
Gastric cancer

10

What is the neoplasm associated with toxin radon
And the organ affected?

Lung
Lung ca (2nd leading cause after cigarette smoke)

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What is the neoplasm associated with toxin vinyl chloride
And the organ affected?

Liver
Angiosarcoma