Percivall Pott (1713-1788): 200th Anniversary of First Report of Occupation-Induced Cancer Scrotum in Chimmey Sweepers (1775)

Urology. 1975 Dec;6(6):745-9. doi: 10.1016/0090-4295(75)90812-2.

Publication types

  • Biography
  • Historical Article

MeSH terms

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Child
  • Child Abuse
  • Child, Preschool
  • Coal Tar / toxicity
  • England
  • Female
  • History, 18th Century
  • History, 19th Century
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Occupational Diseases / history*
  • Scrotum*
  • Urogenital Neoplasms / history*

Substances

  • Coal Tar

Personal name as subject

  • P Pott