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What is Byssinosis?: Causes, Symptoms & Diagnosis

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Byssinosis is a rare lung disease. It is caused by inhaling hemp, flax, and cotton particles. It is sometimes referred to as brown lung disease.

Byssinosis | definition of byssinosis by Medical dictionary

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Byssinosis Definition. Byssinosis is a chronic, asthma-like narrowing of the airways. Also called brown lung disease, byssinosis results from inhaling particles of ...

Byssinosis - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Byssinosis, also called "brown lung disease" or "Monday fever", is an occupational lung disease caused by exposure to cotton dust in inadequately ventilated working ...

Byssinosis | American Lung Association

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Byssinosis is an occupational lung disease that primarily affects workers in cotton processing, hemp or flax industries. Other names for byssinosis include Monday ...

Byssinosis | University of Maryland Medical Center

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Definition. Byssinosis is a disease of the lungs brought on by breathing in cotton dust or dusts from other vegetable fibers such as flax, hemp, or sisal while at work.

Byssinosis : MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Byssinosis is a disease of the lungs brought on by breathing in cotton dust or dusts from other vegetable fibers such as flax, hemp, or sisal while at work.

NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 00170164 - Byssinosis.

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Byssinosis, the acute and chronic airways disease among those who process flax, cotton, and hemp fibers, is reviewed with regard to causative agents, populations at ...

byssinosis | pathology | Britannica.com

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Byssinosis, also called brown lung, orbrown lung disease, respiratory disorder caused by inhalation of an endotoxin produced by bacteria in the fibres of cotton.

Byssinosis Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatments and Causes ...

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Byssinosis: Introduction. Byssinosis: Usually an occupational disease where excessive inhalation of dust from cotton, hemp or flax causes lung problems.

Byssinosis | Pneumoconiosis

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Byssinosis is an industrial disease (also known as Brown Lung) that is brought on by breathing in the dust from vegetable fibres such as flax, hemp, cotton dust or ...