Urologic cancer risks for veterans exposed to Agent Orange

Department of Urology, James A. Haley Veterans Administration Hospital, Tampa, FL, USA.
Urologic nursing: official journal of the American Urological Association Allied 06/2013; 33(2):87-90, 99.
Source: PubMed


Agent Orange, an herbicide widely used during the Vietnam War, has been linked to various health risks, including urologic malignancy. Exposed veterans are at risk for prostate cancer and may be entitled to compensation if diagnosed with prostate cancer. Current research studies are aimed at mitigating prostate dysplasia and prostate cancer

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