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exposure to radiation while driving under power lines; does that cause cancer?

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Dr. Scott Welker
27 years experience General Surgery
No way.: The dose is so small that even people living under power lines don't get more cancer. You get more radiation flying in a plane or having an x-ray. Even going on the roof of a tall building gives you more. Forget about it.
Answered on Jun 27, 2012

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