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Polymethyl Methacrylate (Sol) Summary

Description: Polymerized methyl methacrylate monomers which are used as sheets, moulding, extrusion powders, surface coating resins, emulsion polymers, fibers, inks, and films (From International Labor Organization, 1983). This material is also used in tooth implants, bone cements, and hard corneal contact lenses.

Also Known As: Sol; Acron; PMMA; Plexiglas; Polymethylmethacrylate Show All >>

Networked: 2173 relevant articles (133 outcomes, 225 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Polymethyl Methacrylate is Relevant

  1. Infection : 15 outcomes 19 studies in 202 results
  2. Osteomyelitis : 15 outcomes 10 studies in 86 results
  3. Fatigue : 12 outcomes 21 studies in 146 results
  4. Pain (Aches) : 11 outcomes 2 studies in 91 results
  5. Septic Shock (Toxic Shock Syndrome) : 7 outcomes 3 studies in 10 results
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Drugs Related to Polymethyl Methacrylate

  1. Polymethyl Methacrylate (Sol)
  2. Gentamicins (Gentamicin)
  3. Bone Cements (Bone Glue)
  4. Vancomycin
  5. Cytokines
  6. Silicones
  7. Collagen
  8. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics)
  9. calcium phosphate
  10. Carbon Monoxide
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Therapies Related to Polymethyl Methacrylate

  1. Vertebroplasty
  2. Kyphoplasty
  3. Injections
  4. Lenses
  5. Debridement
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