Agent Orange

Known as: (2,4-dichlorophenoxy)acetic acid, butyl ester, mixt. with butyl (2,4,5-trichlorophenoxy)acetate, 2,4,D/2,4,5,T 
Code name for a synthetic defoliant developed for military use. Agent Orange is a mixture of two chemicals, 2,4, dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D… (More)
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2004
2004
Our objective was to determine whether insulin sensitivity was related to 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD) in Vietnam… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Herbicides including Agent Orange were sprayed by United States forces for military purposes during the Vietnam War (1961–1971… (More)
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2003
2003
In order to determine whether Agent Orange exposure was associated with increased frequency of medical problems, we conducted a… (More)
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2002
2002
Between 1961 and 1971, U.S. military forces dispersed more than 19 million gallons of phenoxy and other herbicidal agents in the… (More)
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2001
2001
Marked elevation of dioxin associated with the herbicide Agent Orange was recently found in 19 of 20 blood samples from persons… (More)
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1995
1995
OBJECTIVES The largest known dioxin contamination occurred between 1962 and 1970, when 12 million gallons of Agent Orange, a… (More)
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1994
1994
A case-control analysis was undertaken to examine the association between various surrogate measures of Agent Orange exposure and… (More)
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1988
1988
Evidence of organic psychological deficits in Vietnam veterans exposed to the herbicide Agent Orange was established through a… (More)
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1988
1988
Vietnam veterans who were heavily exposed to Agent Orange exceeded matched control subjects in both blood and adipose tissue… (More)
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Review
1984
Review
1984
Large quantities of the defoliant, Agent Orange, were sprayed in Vietnam during the war. Agent Orange was composed of two… (More)
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