Which chemicals have been linked to NHL/B-cell lymphoma?

Updated: Feb 23, 2021
  • Author: Mohammad Muhsin Chisti, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Emmanuel C Besa, MD  more...
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Chemicals that have been linked to the development of NHL include the following:

  • Pesticides and herbicides (eg, organophosphates, chlorophenols)
  • Solvents and organic chemicals (eg, benzene, carbon tetrachloride)
  • Wood preservatives

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