A case-control study of lung cancer and diesel exhaust exposure in railroad workers.

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Published in Am Rev Respir Dis on June 01, 1987

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E Garshick, M B Schenker, A Muñoz, M Segal, T J Smith, S R Woskie, S K Hammond, F E Speizer

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