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is it possible for brief but direct exposure to toxic pest-control chemicals cause acute myelogenous leukemia?

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Dr. Keith Stockerl-Goldstein
29 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Not likely : If chemical exposure is responsible for leukemia or other cancers it is prolonged exposure that is felt to be necessary.
Answered on Aug 15, 2012
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