Effects of Military who served in Vietnam
ailments similar to vets of other periods?
from the most sure to the least:
(do these look like Korean vets? * Gulf war syndrome vets?)
Soft tissue sarcoma
Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma NHL
Porphyria cutanea tarda * (in genetically susceptible individuals) *
high blood sugar, low HGB this example
Respiratory cancers (lung, larynx, trachea)
Female reproductive cancers (breast, cervical, uterine, ovarian)
Neonatal/infant death and stillbirths
Childhood cancer in offspring
Abnormal sperm parameters and infertility
Cognitive and neuropsychiatric disorders
Peripheral nervous system disorders
Metabolic and digestive disorders (diabetes, changes in liver enzymes,
lipid abnormalities, ulcers)
Immune system disorders (immune modulation and autoimmunity)
Gastrointestinal tumors (stomach cancer, pancreatic cancer, colon
cancer, rectal cancer)
Brain tumors? *
And what about the
the Middle Ages and the "bubonic plaque."
bacteria was found to enter through the eyes.