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Carbon Tetrachloride (Tetrachloromethane) Summary

Description: A solvent for oils, fats, lacquers, varnishes, rubber waxes, and resins, and a starting material in the manufacturing of organic compounds. Poisoning by inhalation, ingestion or skin absorption is possible and may be fatal. (Merck Index, 11th ed)

Also Known As: Tetrachloromethane; Tetrachloride, Carbon; Methane, tetrachloro-

Networked: 2364 relevant articles (107 outcomes, 318 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Carbon Tetrachloride is Relevant

  1. Liver Cirrhosis (Hepatic Cirrhosis) : 35 outcomes 105 studies in 639 results
  2. Fibrosis (Cirrhosis) : 28 outcomes 123 studies in 769 results
  3. Necrosis : 10 outcomes 17 studies in 196 results
  4. Wounds and Injuries (Trauma) : 6 outcomes 11 studies in 65 results
  5. Hepatitis : 5 outcomes 11 studies in 83 results
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Drugs Related to Carbon Tetrachloride

  1. Acetaminophen (Paracetamol)
  2. 1-Naphthylisothiocyanate (1 Naphthylisothiocyanate)
  3. Thioacetamide (Thioacetamid)
  4. Melatonin
  5. Curcumin
  6. Acetylcysteine (Siran)
  7. Ethanol (Ethyl Alcohol)
  8. Galactosamine
  9. Dimethylnitrosamine (Nitrosodimethylamine)
  10. Vitamin E
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Therapies Related to Carbon Tetrachloride

  1. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)
  2. Oral Administration
  3. Ligation
  4. Transplants (Transplant)
  5. Traditional Medicine (Folk Remedies)
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