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Correction to: Occurrence of mental illness following prenatal and early childhood exposure to tetrachloroethylene (PCE)-contaminated drinking water: a retrospective cohort study

Correction to: Environ Health

https://doi.org/10.1186/1476-069X-11-2

Following publication of the original article [1], the author reported that, because of a programming error, incorrect sentences and incorrect Table 3 has been published. The correct sentences and Table 3 are shown below.

  1. 1)

    In the Abstract, the following sentence is correct; “No further increases in risk were observed with increasing exposure levels.”

  2. 2)

    In the Results section, the following sentence is correct; “No further increases in risk were observed with increasing exposure levels.”

  3. 3)

    In the Conclusions section, the following sentence is correct; “However, subjects with any prenatal and early childhood exposure had elevated risk of bipolar disorder and post-traumatic stress disorder.”

Table 3 Prenatal and Early Childhood Exposure to Tetrachloroethylene and the Risk of Mental Illness

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    Aschengrau, et al. Occurrence of mental illness following prenatal and early childhood exposure to tetrachloroethylene (PCE)-contaminated drinking water: a retrospective cohort study. Environ Health. 2012;11:2. https://doi.org/10.1186/1476-069X-11-2.

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Aschengrau, A., Weinberg, J.M., Janulewicz, P.A. et al. Correction to: Occurrence of mental illness following prenatal and early childhood exposure to tetrachloroethylene (PCE)-contaminated drinking water: a retrospective cohort study. Environ Health 19, 40 (2020). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12940-020-00594-x

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