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Turpentine Summary

Description: The concrete oleoresin obtained from Pinus palustris Mill. (Pinaceae) and other species of Pinus. It contains a volatile oil, to which its properties are due, and to which form it is generally used. (Dorland, 28th ed) Turpentine is used as a solvent and an experimental irritant in biomedical research. Turpentine toxicity is of medical interest.

Also Known As: Turpentine, oil

Networked: 713 relevant articles (9 outcomes, 70 trials/studies) for this Bio-Agent

Key Diseases for which Turpentine is Relevant

  1. Inflammation : 3 outcomes 39 studies in 345 results
  2. Acute-Phase Reaction : 2 outcomes 10 studies in 70 results
  3. Abscess : 1 outcome 8 studies in 89 results
  4. Arthritis (Polyarthritis) : 1 outcome 2 studies in 15 results
  5. Edema : 1 outcome 1 study in 8 results
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Drugs Related to Turpentine

  1. Formaldehyde (Formol)
  2. Interleukin-1 (Interleukin 1)
  3. Acute-Phase Proteins (Acute-Phase Protein)
  4. alpha-Macroglobulins (alpha 2 Macroglobulin)
  5. Interleukin 1 Receptor Antagonist Protein (Anakinra)
  6. Type I Tumor Necrosis Factor Receptors
  7. Tumor Necrosis Factor-alpha (Tumor Necrosis Factor)
  8. Dexamethasone (Maxidex)
  9. Antipyrine (Phenazone)
  10. Edetic Acid (EDTA)
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Therapies Related to Turpentine

  1. Baths
  2. Intramuscular Injections
  3. Heterologous Transplantation (Xenotransplantation)
  4. Catheters
  5. Homologous Transplantation (Allograft)
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