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Serpentine Asbestos (Chrysotile)

A type of asbestos that occurs in nature as the dihydrate of magnesium silicate. It exists in two forms: antigorite, a plated variety, and chrysotile, a fibrous variety. The latter makes up 95% of all asbestos products. (From Merck Index, 11th ed, p.893)
Also Known As:
Chrysotile; Antigorite; Serpentine (Mineral); Asbestos, Serpentine; Asbestos, Serpentine, Chrysotile (Mg3(OH)4(Si2O5))
Networked: 485 relevant articles (3 outcomes, 82 trials/studies)

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Experts

1. Wang, Xiaorong: 10 articles (08/2014 - 12/2010)
2. Yano, Eiji: 9 articles (08/2014 - 06/2008)
3. Lin, Sihao: 7 articles (08/2014 - 02/2012)
4. Butnor, Kelly J: 7 articles (05/2011 - 07/2002)
5. Lan, Yajia: 6 articles (08/2014 - 02/2012)
6. Mossman, Brooke T: 6 articles (05/2011 - 04/2004)
7. Qiu, Hong: 5 articles (01/2013 - 12/2010)
8. Wang, Mianzhen: 5 articles (07/2012 - 12/2010)
9. Steele, Chad: 5 articles (05/2011 - 11/2005)
10. Zhang, Xing: 4 articles (10/2015 - 11/2003)

Related Diseases

1. Lung Neoplasms (Lung Cancer)
2. Pulmonary Fibrosis (Hamman Rich Syndrome)
3. Hemolysis
4. Mesothelioma
5. Neoplasms (Cancer)

Related Drugs and Biologics

1. Asbestos
2. Silicon Dioxide (Sand)
3. attapulgite (palygorskite)
4. Sucrose (Saccharose)
5. Sodium Chloride (Saline Solution)
6. Polymers
7. Kaolin
8. Immunoglobulin G (IgG)
9. Bentonite (Montmorillonite)
10. Crocidolite Asbestos (Blue Asbestos)

Related Therapies and Procedures

1. Intraperitoneal Injections
2. Transplants (Transplant)
3. Injections
4. Catheters
5. Transplantation (Transplant Recipients)