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Tungsten Summary

Description: Tungsten. A metallic element with the atomic symbol W, atomic number 74, and atomic weight 183.85. It is used in many manufacturing applications, including increasing the hardness, toughness, and tensile strength of steel; manufacture of filaments for incandescent light bulbs; and in contact points for automotive and electrical apparatus.

Also Known As: Wolfram

Networked: 386 relevant articles (18 outcomes, 45 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Tungsten is Relevant

  1. AIDS-Related Complex (ARC) : 12 outcomes 22 studies in 111 results
  2. Carcinoma (Carcinomatosis) : 1 outcome 1 study in 5 results
  3. Thrombosis (Thrombus) : 1 outcome 1 study in 2 results
  4. Ischemia : 1 outcome in 8 results
  5. Proteinuria : 1 outcome in 4 results
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Drugs Related to Tungsten

  1. Quartz
  2. Xenon
  3. Xanthine Oxidase
  4. Allopurinol (Remid)
  5. Platinum
  6. Aluminum
  7. Superoxides (Superoxide)
  8. Dental Cements
  9. Composite Resins
  10. Calcium
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Therapies Related to Tungsten

  1. Lasers (Laser)
  2. Orthodontic Brackets
  3. Gas Lasers
  4. Brachytherapy
  5. Electrodes (Electrode)
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