TITLE

coal worker's pneumoconiosis

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p473
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "coal worker's pneumoconiosis," also known as black lung, a type of pneumoconiosis in which carbon and silica accumulate in the lungs as a result of breathing coal dust is presented
ACCESSION #
62138791

 

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