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silica exposure

Wednesday 15 January 2014

Lesional patterns

- acute silicoproteinosis
- nodular silicosis

  • simple silicosis
  • complicated silicosis / progressive massive pulmonary fibrosis

- silicotuberculosis
- rheumatoid pneumoconiosis (Caplan syndrome)
- mixed dust fibrosis
- diffuse interstitial fibrosis
- pleurala fibrosis