yellow phosphorus

Known as: White Phosphorus, phosphorus white 
The element phosphorus in its allotropic form, a soft, waxy, poisonous solid melting at 44.5 degrees C; soluble in carbon disulfide, insoluble in… (More)

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2015
2015
Toxicity from accidental and intentional ingestion of yellow phosphorus, ubiquitously present in fireworks and rodenticides, has… (More)
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2014
2014
Yellow phosphorus, a component of certain pesticide pastes and fireworks, is well known to cause hepatotoxicity. Poisoning with… (More)
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2012
2012
BACKGROUND Yellow phosphorus poisoning is rare, but when it occurs, it may result in pathological changes in almost all organs of… (More)
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2011
2011
Yellow phosphorus is a protoplasmic toxicant that targets the liver. The ingestion of fireworks containing yellow phosphorus… (More)
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2011
2011
We report a case of three year old girl, who was brought to hospital for accidental consumption of rat-poison (3% phosphorus… (More)
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2008
2008
The infamous "phossy jaw" that created an epidemic of exposed bone osteonecrosis exclusively in the jaws began around 1858 and… (More)
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2004
2004
Suicidal ingestions of fireworks containing yellow phosphorus occur often during holidays. A case is reported of a 17 year old… (More)
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1985
1985
The authors recommend the application of silver nitrate solution for the treatment of yellow phosphorus skin burns instead of the… (More)
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1981
1981
Ten cases of ingestion of yellow phosphorus rat poison, including four cases that occurred during the past 3 years, are reported… (More)
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1976
1976
Three cases of acute phosphorus poisoning are reported. The source of this poison was a rodenticide, which may be in more common… (More)
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