Flashcards in Chemical Carcinogens Deck (13)
Angiosarcoma of liver
Centrilobular necrosis, fatty change
Nitrosamines (smoked foods)?
SCC of larynx and lung, small cell of lung, RCC, transitional cell carcinoma, pancreatic adenocarcinoma
Bronchogenic carcinoma > mesothelioma
SCC of skin, angiosarcoma of liver
Naphthalene (aniline) dyes?
Transitional cell carcinoma
SCC of oropharynx and upper esophagus, pancreatic carcinoma, and HCC
Nickel, chromium, beryllium, or silica?
Lung carcinoma (occupational exposure)
Most common carcinogen worldwide?
Cigarette smoke--polycyclic hydrocarbon especially