Silicosis – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Ongoing care


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Pneumoconiosis (fibrogenic) is caused by inhaling silica dust (in the form of quartz, cristobalite, or tridymite):

Chronic (classic) silicosis can be simple or complicated.
Chronic simple silicosis is asymptomatic and nonprogressive after the exposure ends and consists…

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