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Creosote

A greasy substance with a smoky odor and burned taste created by high temperature treatment of BEECH and other WOOD; COAL TAR; or resin of the CREOSOTE BUSH. It contains CRESOLS and POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBONS which are CARCINOGENS. It has been widely used as wood preservative and in PESTICIDES and had former use medicinally in DISINFECTANTS; LAXATIVES; and DERMATOLOGIC AGENTS.
Also Known As:
Beechwood Creosote; Creosote, Beechwood; Creosote, wood
Networked: 53 relevant articles (0 outcomes, 8 trials/studies)

Bio-Agent Context: Research Results

Experts

1. Kuge, Tomoo: 4 articles (05/2007 - 03/2003)
2. Shibata, Takashi: 3 articles (12/2005 - 03/2003)
3. Ataka, Koji: 2 articles (05/2007 - 12/2005)
4. Willett, Michael S: 2 articles (10/2004 - 03/2003)
5. Kuge, T: 2 articles (09/2001 - 08/2000)
6. Kobayashi, Hiromi: 1 article (09/2012)
7. Miura, Takanori: 1 article (09/2012)
8. Inoue, Masayasu: 1 article (09/2012)
9. Sato, Eisuke F: 1 article (09/2012)
10. Ishii, Masamitsu: 1 article (09/2012)

Related Diseases

1. Neoplasms (Cancer)
2. Diarrhea
3. Skin Neoplasms (Skin Cancer)
4. Fever (Fevers)
5. Abdominal Pain (Pain, Abdominal)

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Loperamide (Imodium)
2. Coal Tar (Estar)
3. Benzene (Benzole)
4. Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs)
5. asphalt
6. Soot
7. Vinyl Chloride (Chloroethylene)
8. Mustard Gas (Sulfur Mustard)
9. Herbicides
10. Benzopyrenes

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Self Medication
2. Oral Administration
3. First Aid (Aids, First)