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Table 1 Medical History of Cutflower Farmers and their Families (N = 102)

From: Pesticide exposure, risk factors and health problems among cutflower farmers: a cross sectional study

Disease Past History Family History
  Percentage Percentage
Hypertension 13.0 26.4
Diabetes mellitus 2.4 5.8
Ischemic heart disease 3.4 5.8
Kidney disease 2.9 5.3
Asthma 3.4 10.1
Allergy 6.7 5.3
Cancer (leukemia, osteosarcoma) 1.0 1.9
Endocrine (goiter) 1.0 1.9
Wife's Obstetric History (N = 380)   
   Full term 88.4  
   Preterm 5.26  
   Abortion 6.3  
   Congenital anomalies