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Table 4 EPILYMPH study of Multiple Myeloma and lifelong occupation

From: Multiple Myeloma and lifetime occupation: results from the EPILYMPH study

  Cases (N) Controls (N) OR (95%CI)
All pesticides 37 110 1.35 (0.90 - 2.02)
All inorganic pesticides 15 46 1.27 (0.69 - 2.33)
All organic pesticides 26 84 1.22 (0.77 - 1.95)
Contact with live animals 48 173 1.08 (0.75 - 1.54)
Contact with meat 30 118 0.96 (0.62 - 1.48)
Organic dust 156 585 1.07 (0.80 - 1.43)
Organic Solvents 114 435 0.96 (0.73 - 1.26)
Benzene 50 182 1.10 (0.78 - 1.56)
Toluene 50 182 1.10 (0.78 - 1.56)
Gasoline/petrol 72 278 1.03 (0.75 - 1.40)
Ionizing radiation 121 156 1.04 ( 0.79 - 1.33)
Contact with children 18 259 0.74 (0.44 - 1.25)
  1. Adjusted OR by level of education, gender, age and centre and 95% CI for occupational exposures.