Toxicant and Disease Database
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Soft tissue sarcomas*
Causes Grouped by strength of evidence
* Includes rhabdomyosarcoma, fibrosarcoma and other types of soft tissue sarcoma. '+ - Group 1 human carcinogen, ^ - Group 2B human carcinogen (IARC) Limited data have associated pesticide use with increased risk of STS in children.