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Disease Pigmentation Disorders

These are exposure studies associated with the disease and all of its children.

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  Reference Associated Study Title Author's Summary Study Factors Stressor Receptors Country Medium Exposure Marker Measurements Outcome
1. Rahman M, et al. (2006). Matlab Health and Demographic Surveillance System The result showed sex, age, and socioeconomic differentials in both arsenic exposure and skin lesions: women had significantly higher cumulative exposure to arsenic, while men had significantly higher prevalence of skin lesions; the highest prevalence occurred in 35-44 age groups for both sexes; and arsenic exposure and skin lesions had a positive association with socioeconomic groups and achieved educational level. age | sex | socioeconomic status Arsenic Study subjects Bangladesh water, drinking Arsenic Details Hyperpigmentation | Keratosis
2. Valenzuela OL, et al. (2007). Results show a statistically significant positive correlation between transforming growth factor alpha (TGFA) concentration in bladder urothelial cells and each of six arsenic species present in urine, suggesting that TGFA may serve as a susceptibility marker. Arsenic Study subjects Mexico urinary bladder | urine | water, well arsenic acid | Arsenicals | Arsenic | arsenite | dimethylarsinous acid | monomethylarsonous acid | TGFA Details Keratosis | Melanosis | positive regulation of cytokine production
3. Islam MR, et al. (2012). The study suggests an association between higher drinking water arsenic or duration and pulse pressure, but not with hypertension. Arsenic Subjects with disease:Keratosis | Subjects with disease:Melanosis | Controls for disease:Skin Diseases | Subjects with disease:Skin Diseases | Study subjects Bangladesh water, well Arsenic Details regulation of blood pressure
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