TITLE

siderosis

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1996
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "siderosis" is presented. It refers to a form of pneumoconiosis resulting from inhalation of dust or fumes containing iron particles. The term also refers to the abnormal deposition or accumulation of iron in the blood or body tissues.
ACCESSION #
21245651

 

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