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Figure 2 | Theoretical Biology and Medical Modelling

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From: Site-specific dose-response relationships for cancer induction from the combined Japanese A-bomb and Hodgkin cohorts for doses relevant to radiotherapy

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Plot of excess absolute carcinoma risk for female breast cancer per 10,000 persons per year as a function of point dose in the organ. The bell-shaped, plateau and full dose-response relationships are depicted by the green, blue and red line, respectively. The magenta curve represents the results from a fits to case control studies [23]. The fits are presented for age at exposure of 30 years and attained age of 70 years.

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