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    Robert Gibbons
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    For two years I worked at a job that I had to dip my hands into a bucket of MEk (menthol ethol keystone) could this cause MDS. This was 40 years ago

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    mdsfound
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    Chronic and high exposure to benzene, other solvents, insecticides or herbicides are known to increase the risk of developing MDS.

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