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Test Results

Body Burden: The Pollution in Newborns: Test Results

July 14, 2005

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Baby #5: Individual Cord Blood Test Results - Health Effects

This baby was born on August 25, 2004 in a U.S. Hospital

Number of chemicals detected: 191 out of 413

This table lists the number of chemicals found that are linked to the listed health effect.
To review the specific chemicals associated with each health effect and found in the sample(s),
click on the health effect and scroll down.

Cancer
97
Birth Defects / Developmental Delays
97
Hormone System
97
Stomach Or Intestines
97
Kidney
97
Brain, Nervous System
97
Reproductive System
97
Lungs/breathing
97
Skin
97
Liver
32
Cardiovascular System Or Blood
97
Hearing
97
Immune System
97
Male Reproductive System
97
Female Reproductive System
97

Mercury (Hg): Pollutant from coal-fired power plants
Methylmercury                       

Polyaromatic hydrocarbons (PAHs): Pollutants from fossil fuel and garbage incineration
AcenaphtheneAcenaphthyleneAnthraceneBenz[a]anthraceneBenzo[a]pyreneBenzo[b/j]fluorantheneBenzo[e]pyreneBenzo[ghi]peryleneBenzo[k]fluorantheneChryseneDibenz[ah]anthraceneFluorantheneFluoreneIndeno[1,2,3-cd]pyreneNaphthalenePerylenePhenanthrenePyrene      

Polybrominated dibenzodioxins and furans (PBDD/F): Pollutants from plastic production and incineration
1,2,3,4,6,7,8-HpBDF (heptafuran)1,2,3,4,7,8-HxBDF (hexafuran)1,2,3,7,8-PeBDF (pentafuran)2,3,4,7,8-PeBDF (pentafuran)2,3,7,8-TBDF (tetrafuran)1,2,3,4,6,7,8,9-OBDF (octafuran)1,2,3,4,7,8-HxBDD (hexadioxin)1,2,3,6,7,8-HxBDD (hexadioxin)1,2,3,7,8,9-HxBDD (hexadioxin)1,2,3,7,8-PeBDD (pentadioxin)2,3,7,8-TBDD (tetradioxin)1,2,3,4,6,7,8,9-OBDD (octadioxin)            

Perfluorinated chemicals (PFCs): Breakdown products of fabric, carpet, and paper coatings
PFBS (Perfluorobutane sulfonate)PFDA (Perfluorodecanoic acid)PFDoA (Perfluorododecanoic acid)PFHpA (Perfluoroheptanoic acid)PFHxA (Perfluorohexanoic acid)PFHxS (Perfluorohexanesulfonate)PFNA (Perfluorononanoic acid)PFOA (Perfluorooctanoic acid)PFOS (Perfluorooctanesulfonate)PFPeA (Perfluoro-n-pentanoic acid)PFTA (Perfluorotetradecanoic acid)PFUnA (Perfluoroundecanoic acid)            

Polychlorinated dibenzodioxins and furans (PBCD/F): Pollutants from garbage incineration and industrial processes
2,3,7,8-TCDD (tetradioxin)1,2,3,7,8-PeCDD (pentadioxin)1,2,3,4,7,8-HxCDD (hexadioxin)1,2,3,7,8,9-HxCDD (hexadioxin)1,2,3,6,7,8-HxCDD (hexadioxin)1,2,3,4,6,7,8-HpCDD (heptadioxin)1,2,3,4,6,7,8,9-OCDD (octadioxin)2,3,4,7,8-PeCDF (pentafuran)1,2,3,4,7,8-HxCDF (hexafuran)1,2,3,7,8,9-HxCDF (hexafuran)1,2,3,6,7,8-HxCDF (hexafuran)2,3,4,6,7,8-HxCDF (hexafuran)1,2,3,4,6,7,8-HpCDF (heptafuran)1,2,3,4,7,8,9-HpCDF (heptafuran)1,2,3,4,6,7,8,9-OCDF (octafuran)2,3,7,8-TCDF (tetrafuran)1,2,3,7,8-PeCDF (pentafuran)       

Organochlorine pesticides (OCs): Largely banned persistent and bioaccumulative pesticides
Hexachlorobenzenegamma-BHC (Lindane)beta-BHCdelta-BHCgamma-Chlordane4,4'-DDE4,4'-DDTMethoxychlorMirex2,4'-DDD2,4'-DDE2,4'-DDT4,4'-DDDAldrinalpha-Endosulphanbeta-Endosulphanalpha-Chlordaneoxy-ChlordaneDieldrinEndosulphan SulphateEndrinEndrin Ketonealpha-BHCHeptachlor
Heptachlor Epoxidecis-Nonachlortrans-NonachlorOctachlorostyrene                    

Polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDEs): Fire retardants ubiqutious in computers, furniture, and televisions
PBDE-209PBDE-206PBDE-207PBDE-128PBDE-208PBDE-181PBDE-183PBDE-138PBDE-140PBDE-85PBDE-153PBDE-154/PBB-153PBDE-99PBDE-155PBDE-100PBDE-47PBDE-49PBDE-51PBDE-17PBDE-203PBDE-190PBDE-105PBDE-166PBDE-119
PBDE-66PBDE-116PBDE-71PBDE-25PBDE-33PBDE-120PBDE-75PBDE-28PBDE-30PBDE-32PBDE-7PBDE-8PBDE-10PBDE-126PBDE-77PBDE-35PBDE-79PBDE-11PBDE-37PBDE-12PBDE-13PBDE-15  

Polychlorinated Naphthalenes (PCNs): Used in the past as lubricants, varnishes, and cable insulation
PCN-75PCN-73PCN-74PCN-63PCN-64PCN-65PCN-49PCN-66PCN-50PCN-27PCN-67PCN-68PCN-51PCN-69PCN-52PCN-53PCN-28PCN-70PCN-54PCN-55PCN-29PCN-56PCN-30PCN-31
PCN-13PCN-71PCN-57PCN-72PCN-58PCN-59PCN-32PCN-60PCN-61PCN-33PCN-62PCN-34PCN-35PCN-14PCN-36PCN-37PCN-38PCN-15PCN-39PCN-40PCN-16PCN-41PCN-17PCN-18
PCN-3PCN-42PCN-43PCN-19PCN-44PCN-45PCN-20PCN-21PCN-22PCN-46PCN-23PCN-47PCN-24PCN-5PCN-6PCN-25PCN-9PCN-1PCN-48PCN-26PCN-10PCN-2  

Polychlorinated biphenyls (PCBs): Banned electrical insulators and lubricants
PCB-8PCB-18PCB-28PCB-52PCB-49PCB-47PCB-44PCB-64PCB-66PCB-60PCB-70PCB-74PCB-78PCB-95PCB-99PCB-87PCB-110PCB-118PCB-151PCB-149PCB-146PCB-153PCB-168PCB-141
PCB-137PCB-138PCB-156PCB-157PCB-179PCB-187PCB-183PCB-174PCB-177PCB-171PCB-180PCB-191PCB-170PCB-190PCB-198PCB-201PCB-194PCB-208PCB-206PCB-209PCB-89PCB-41PCB-181PCB-182
PCB-139PCB-140PCB-143PCB-98PCB-43PCB-92PCB-93PCB-94PCB-101PCB-106PCB-160PCB-163PCB-164PCB-111PCB-165PCB-112PCB-21PCB-166PCB-115PCB-61PCB-63PCB-67PCB-68PCB-76
PCB-124PCB-116PCB-125PCB-62PCB-69PCB-71PCB-72PCB-65PCB-73PCB-27PCB-30PCB-32PCB-10PCB-1PCB-4PCB-16PCB-40PCB-82PCB-128PCB-195PCB-196PCB-207PCB-197PCB-129
PCB-130PCB-172PCB-199PCB-173PCB-175PCB-200PCB-131PCB-132PCB-176PCB-83PCB-133PCB-178PCB-202PCB-134PCB-135PCB-84PCB-136PCB-42PCB-85PCB-203PCB-204PCB-184PCB-86PCB-90
PCB-97PCB-185PCB-142PCB-144PCB-147PCB-148PCB-186PCB-188PCB-88PCB-91PCB-145PCB-150PCB-152PCB-45PCB-46PCB-96PCB-17PCB-154PCB-100PCB-155PCB-48PCB-102PCB-103PCB-50
PCB-51PCB-104PCB-53PCB-19PCB-54PCB-5PCB-6PCB-20PCB-55PCB-56PCB-105PCB-189PCB-205PCB-158PCB-107PCB-108PCB-122PCB-159PCB-162PCB-192PCB-193PCB-161PCB-109PCB-57
PCB-58PCB-113PCB-59PCB-22PCB-25PCB-33PCB-114PCB-123PCB-167PCB-119PCB-120PCB-117PCB-121PCB-23PCB-26PCB-34PCB-24PCB-7PCB-75PCB-29PCB-31PCB-9PCB-2PCB-11
PCB-35PCB-77PCB-126PCB-169PCB-79PCB-127PCB-36PCB-80PCB-12PCB-13PCB-37PCB-81PCB-38PCB-39PCB-14PCB-3PCB-15       

 

 

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