siderosilicosis


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siderosilicosis

 [sid″er-o-sil″ĭ-ko´sis]
siderosis with silicosis, a type of pneumoconiosis due to the inhalation of dust containing particles of iron ore and silica. Called also silicosiderosis.

sid·er·o·sil·i·co·sis

(sid'ĕr-ō-sil'i-kō'sis),
Silicosis due to inhalation of dust containing iron and silica.
Synonym(s): silicosiderosis
[sidero- + silicosis]

siderosilicosis

/sid·er·o·sil·i·co·sis/ (sid″er-o-sil″ĭ-ko´sis) pneumoconiosis from inhalation of dust containing particles of iron ore and silica.

sid·er·o·sil·i·co·sis

(sid'ĕr-ō-sil'i-kō'sis)
Silicosis due to inhalation of dust containing iron and silica.
Synonym(s): silicosiderosis.
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The siderosilicosis was an incidental finding, which was initially suggested by a chest x-ray film to evaluate the second pneumothorax and then confirmed by the open lung biopsy.