coniosis


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coniosis

 [ko″ne-o´sis]
a disease state caused by the inhalation of dust, such as byssinosis or pneumoconiosis.

co·ni·o·sis

(kō'nē-ō'sis),
Any disease or morbid condition caused by dust.
[G. konis, dust]

coniosis

/co·ni·o·sis/ (ko″ne-o´sis) a disease caused by inhalation of dust, such as byssinosis or pneumoconiosis.

co·ni·o·sis

(kō'nē-ō'sis)
Any disease or morbid condition caused by inhalation of dust.
[G. konis, dust]

coniosis

Any disorder caused by dust.

coniosis

a diseased state due to inhalation of dust.
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Prevalence and Severity of Specific Pneumoconiosis Lesions Among Autopsied Miners Who Worked Only Under the New Dust Regulations (n = 662) Compared With Those Who Worked Only Under the Old Dust Regulations (n = 2217), National Coal Workers' Autopsy Study, 1971-1996 (a) Pneumo- Prevalence (%) coniosis Old New Lesion Severity Regulations (b) Regulations (c) P (d) Coal Absent 17.