A greasy substance with a smoky odor and burned taste created by high temperature treatment of BEECH and other wood; coal tar; or resin of the creosote BUSH. It contains cresols and POLYCYCLIC AROMATIC hydrocarbons which are carcinogens. It has been widely used as wood preservative and in pesticides and had former use medicinally in disinfectants; laxatives; and dermatologic agents.


Symptoms and diagnosis

Symptoms:

    


We do not evaluate or guarantee the accuracy of any content in this site. Click here for the full disclaimer.