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Possible human carcinogenic exposure -- Chlordecone

Possible human carcinogenic exposure -- Chlordecone: Introduction

Possible human carcinogenic exposure -- Chlordecone: Some evidence indicates that exposure to Chlordecone has a possible link to an increased risk of developing cancer in humans. The carcinogenicity of the substance may be influenced by the duration and level of exposure. Chlordecone was historically used as an insecticide to protect crops and to manage cockroach and ant problems. The chemical does not break down readily so many persist in the environment for many years. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Possible human carcinogenic exposure -- Chlordecone is available below.

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Treatments for Possible human carcinogenic exposure -- Chlordecone

  • Avoidance of exposure to carcinogen including appropriate legislation to control exposure, and appropriate workplace procedures to ensure avoidance of exposure in industrial settings
  • Acute first aid and medical management following accidental exposure
  • Ongoing surveillance for cancer following exposure dependant upon type of carcinogen, degree of exposure, and likely type of cancer resulting from exposure
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