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Chemical Asbestos, Amphibole

Name Asbestos, Amphibole
Equivalent Terms Amphibole Asbestos | Amphiboles | Asbestos, Amphibole group Minerals | Asbestos, Amphibole-group Minerals
Definition A class of asbestos that includes silicates of magnesium, iron, calcium, and sodium. The fibers are generally brittle and cannot be spun, but are more resistant to chemicals and heat than ASBESTOS, SERPENTINE. (From Hawley's Condensed Chemical Dictionary, 11th ed)
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MeSH® ID D017636
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1. ChemicalsInorganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Minerals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Silicates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Asbestos Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Asbestos, Amphibole Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
2. ChemicalsInorganic Chemicals Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Silicon Compounds Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Silicon Dioxide Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Silicic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Silicates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Asbestos Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Asbestos, Amphibole Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references

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Asbestos, Amphibole Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references
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