Thorotrast

Known as: Thorium(IV) Oxide, Thortrast 
 
National Institutes of Health

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2008
2008
Thorotrast was the brand name of a stabilised colloidal solution of thorium dioxide which was used preferentially as an X-ray… (More)
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2003
2003
Thorotrast, a contrast medium used extensively before being banned in 1950s, delivers a densely ionizing, high linear energy… (More)
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2003
2003
Few opportunities exist to evaluate the carcinogenic effects of long-term internal exposure to alpha-particle-emitting… (More)
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1999
1999
The German Thorotrast study comprises 2,326 patients and 1,890 controls. Forty-eight Thorotrast patients and 239 controls are… (More)
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1997
1997
Hepatic angiosarcoma (HA) is an uncommon neoplasm associated with known etiologic factors in 25% to 42% of cases. It is, however… (More)
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1994
1994
The potential carcinogenic effects of internally deposited alpha-particle-emitting nuclides, notably plutonium, in the liver in… (More)
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1992
1992
BACKGROUND Studies of groups of patients given injections of the alpha-emitting x-ray contrast medium Thorotrast may provide… (More)
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1982
1982
Six cases of Thorotrast-associated cholangiocarcinoma (TACC) are studied and compared with eight previously reported cases as… (More)
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1978
1978
Examples of human angiosarcoma following exposure to vinyl chloride, Thorotrast, or arsenic (medicinal and industrial) and cases… (More)
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1975
1975
Reported is a 59-year-old patient, who died of a peritoneal mesothelioma 36 years after contamination with thorotrast of the… (More)
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