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Aflatoxin

naturally occurring in moldy peanuts, comes from Aspergillus

hepatocellular carcinoma

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Arsenic

topical exposure, skin cancer

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Asbestos

lung cancer, mesothelioma

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Benzene

leukemia, lymphoma

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Chromium, Nickel

inhaled particles - lung cancer, occupational hazards

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Nitrosamines

Gastric cancer-- intestinal subtype

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Vinyl Chloride

hemangiosarcoma of liver
making PVC pipes

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nitroso compounds

lung cancer

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benzopyrene

lung cancer

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Hep B and C

hepatocellular carcinoma, which usually only occurs in cirrhotic livers

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Epstein-Barr virus

Burkitt's lymphoma
nasopharyngeal carcinoma

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HTLV-1

Adult T cell leukemia/lymphoma

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HHV-8 and HIV-1

Kaposi's sarcoma, Non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma

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Helicobacter Pylori

gastric adenocarcinoma and MALT lymphoma

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schistosomiasis
beta-naphthylamine

bladder cancer - squamous cell carcinoma

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liver flukes

cholangiosarcoma

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bacteria

gallbladder cancer

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Xrays

skin cancer, bone cancer

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radon

lung cancer

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miners of radioactive elemets

lung cancer

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atom bomb radiation

leukemia most common

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therapeutic radiation to the head and neck

thyroid cancer

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thorium

liver cancer