Diseases [C] » Respiratory Tract Diseases [C08] » Lung Diseases » Lung Diseases, Interstitial » Pneumoconiosis » Berylliosis
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Diseases [C] » Occupational Diseases [C24] » Pneumoconiosis » Berylliosis
A form of pneumoconiosis caused by inhaled rare metal BERYLLIUM or its soluble salts which are used in a wide variety of industry including alloys, ceramics, radiographic equipment, and vacuum tubes. Berylliosis is characterized by an acute inflammatory reaction in the upper airway leading to BRONCHIOLITIS; PULMONARY EDEMA; and pneumonia. MeSH
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