Table 3

Medical Conditions Potentially Associated With Radiation Exposure

Involvement in Procedures With Radiation Exposure
(n = 1,042)
Control Group
(n = 499)
p Value
Cancer89 (9)43 (9)0.96
 Brain2 (2)0 (0)0.32
 Breast17 (19)4 (9)0.15
 Leukemia5 (6)1 (2)0.39
 Lung0 (0)0 (0)
 Lymphoma3 (3)1 (2)0.74
 Prostate4 (4)3 (7)0.55
 Skin45 (51)22 (51)0.95
 Thyroid1 (1)5 (12)0.01
 Other19 (21)11 (26)0.59
Cataract41 (4)20 (4)0.98
Kidney stones87 (8)43 (9)0.87
Hypothyroidism103 (10)46 (9)0.67
Any of the above212 (20)93 (19)0.43

Values are n (%).

  • Reported percentage represents the percentage of those with a history of cancer having the specific type of cancer indicated.