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1) B. (4% per Sv)
While direct extrapolation from Japanese survivor data indicates 8% per Sv, the IRCP apply a mitigating factor, the DDREP (= 2) to account for low dose exposures. Thus excess risk is 8% per Sv divided by 2.

2) A

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