Example sentences for: pcb

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  • Our exposure is maternally reported Lake Ontario fish consumption and is only a crude proxy for PCB body burden.

  • Because GLSCF consumption contributes greatly to OC exposure, if a parent had eaten GLSCF, but not before the pregnancy of a given child being analyzed, for that child we assigned the parent the median PCB and DDE concentrations of the infrequent consumers.

  • The specific PCB congeners to which people were exposed following the Yucheng and Yusho incidents may have been somewhat different from those found in Great Lakes fish and fish consumers [ 3 49 51 54 55 56 ] , and, unlike exposure to PCBs from Great Lakes fish, the Yucheng and Yusho incidents also involved significant exposure to polychlorinated dibenzofurans (PCDFs) as a result of heating the contaminated rice oil for cooking [ 49 51 54 ] . Whether these differences could explain the differences in sex ratio findings between the Yusho and Yu-cheng incidents and our findings is not clear.

  • It must also be considered that an association between higher maternal PCB levels and decreased odds of having a male child could be produced if delivering a male child were related to more rapid excretion of maternal PCBs in some way not related to factors controlled for in our regression models.

  • Although the sex ratio among the children of the fathers we excluded from analysis was lower than among the children of those fathers in our analysis, the paternal PCB concentrations were similar.

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