environmental cancerJoe Segen2016-12-11T22:35:10+00:00
A self-explanatory term for a malignancy triggered by carcinogens or other factors in the environment.
Depending on one’s definition, up to 90% of cancers are linked to environmental factors.
Lung cancer Tobacco
Cervical cancer HPV
Liver cancer HBV, HCV, aflatoxin B