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ALLMedicine™ Arsenic Toxicity Center

Research & Reviews  137 results

Spotted white fingernails
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/257109/dermatology/spotted-white-fingernails
MDedge Family Medicine;

Aug 18th, 2022 - White nail changes are broadly called leukonychia: “leuko” meaning white and “nychia” referring to the nail. Scattered or single asymptomatic cloudy white nail lesions occurring without other associated skin or nail disorders are more specifically.

Arsenic Toxicity
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/812953-overview

May 23rd, 2022 - Practice Essentials Arsenic toxicity can occur through industrial exposure (see the image below); from contaminated wine, moonshine, or drinking water; or due to malicious intent. It may also occur through heavy metal contamination of herbal prepa...

Arsenic Toxicity Treatment & Management
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/812953-treatment

May 23rd, 2022 - Approach Considerations Treatment of acute inorganic arsenic toxicity is supportive. Chelation therapy should be considered in symptomatic patients. The efficacy of chelation therapy in providing either laboratory or clinical improvement in intoxi...

Arsenic Toxicity Medication
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/812953-medication

May 23rd, 2022 - Medication Summary Chelation should be performed in patients with symptomatic arsenic toxicity, although the evidence of therapeutic benefit from chelation derives largely from animal studies. Chelation is principally useful for acute toxicity. In...

Arsenic Toxicity
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/812953-print

May 23rd, 2022 - Practice Essentials Arsenic toxicity can occur through industrial exposure (see the image below); from contaminated wine, moonshine, or drinking water; or due to malicious intent. It may also occur through heavy metal contamination of herbal prepa...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  6 results

Returning Genetic Results on Arsenic Susceptibility
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05072132

Oct 25th, 2021 - Abstract: In recent years, returning genetic results to research participants has become a topic of debate, with a growing consensus that researchers should offer to return incidental findings and research results to participants. The research and...

Effect of the Compound Extracted From Azadirachta Indica Leaves in the Treatment of Arsenical Keratosis
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04686474

Jan 8th, 2021 - Arsenicosis or arsenic toxicity caused by prolong ingestion of contaminated groundwater by inorganic arsenic (more than 0.05 mg/liter). It is the severest natural calamity widespread specially in Bangladesh where 61 districts out of 64 are affecte...

High-selenium Lentils Versus Arsenic Toxicity
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02429921

Mar 31st, 2017 - Chronic arsenic (As) poisoning is a worldwide public health problem. Up to 100 million people worldwide, are chronically exposed to dangerously high concentrations of As in their drinking water and food supply. Bangladesh is facing a major public ...

Folic Acid and Creatine as Therapeutic Approaches for Lowering Blood Arsenic
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01050556

Aug 1st, 2012 - Approximately 140 million people in over 70 countries are chronically exposed to arsenic (As)-contaminated drinking water at concentrations far exceeding the World Health Organization standard of 10 µg/L. As is a carcinogen known to cause cancers ...

Selenium in the Treatment of Arsenic Toxicity and Cancers
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01442727

Oct 7th, 2011 - Context: Approximately 100 million people throughout the world consume water contaminated with arsenic at levels above carcinogenic thresholds, including 40 million in Bangladesh alone, with up to one-fourth of deaths attributed to arsenic exposur...

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News  2 results

Spotted white fingernails
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/257109/dermatology/spotted-white-fingernails
MDedge Family Medicine;

Aug 18th, 2022 - White nail changes are broadly called leukonychia: “leuko” meaning white and “nychia” referring to the nail. Scattered or single asymptomatic cloudy white nail lesions occurring without other associated skin or nail disorders are more specifically.

2018-NCTR Research Highlights
http://www.fda.gov/about-fda/nctr-publications/2018-nctr-research-highlights

  ARCHIVE TOPICS  October-December 2018 Microbiome Research at NCTR — Tobacco, Arsenic, and more… NCTR Represented at the Health and Environmental Sciences Institute’s (HESI) “The Gut Microbiome Workshop” NCTR Represented at Ninth International Co...

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