Drinking Water Nitrate and Human Health: An Updated Review

Mary H. Ward*, Rena R. Jones, Jean D. Brender, Theo M. de Kok, Peter J. Weyer, Bernard T. Nolan, Cristina M. Villanueva, Simone G. van Breda

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Original languageEnglish
Article number1557
Number of pages31
JournalInternational Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health
Volume15
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 23 Jul 2018

Keywords

  • drinking water
  • nitrate
  • cancer
  • adverse reproductive outcomes
  • methemoglobinemia
  • thyroid disease
  • endogenous nitrosation
  • N-nitroso compounds
  • N-NITROSO COMPOUNDS
  • DISINFECTION BY-PRODUCTS
  • NEURAL-TUBE DEFECTS
  • NITRIC-OXIDE SYNTHASE
  • NITROSATABLE DRUG EXPOSURE
  • CHILDHOOD BRAIN-TUMORS
  • COLORECTAL-CANCER RISK
  • BIRTH-DEFECTS
  • UNITED-STATES
  • ENDOGENOUS FORMATION
  • United States
  • Humans
  • Nitrates/toxicity
  • Thyroid Diseases/chemically induced
  • Neural Tube Defects/chemically induced
  • Female
  • Nitroso Compounds/metabolism
  • Drinking Water
  • Environmental Monitoring
  • Europe
  • Pregnancy
  • Animals
  • Water Pollutants, Chemical/toxicity
  • Methemoglobinemia/chemically induced
  • Neoplasms/chemically induced

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