nonspecific building-related illnesses

nonspecific building-related illnesses

a heterogeneous group of work- or domicile-related symptoms without clear objective physical or laboratory findings. Compare: specific building-related illnesses.

non·spe·cif·ic build·ing-re·la·ted ill·ness·es

(non'spĕ-sif'ik bild'ing-rē-lāt'ĕd il'nes-ĕz)
A heterogeneous group of work- or domicile-related symptoms without clear objective physical or laboratory findings.
Compare: specific building-related illnesses
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Although occupants of moisture-damaged buildings may experience increased respiratory symptoms (1), the clinical importance of moisture damage remains unclear in situations where occupants report nonspecific building-related illnesses (2).

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