silicoanthracosis


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anthracosilicosis

 [an″thrah-ko-sil″ĭ-ko´sis]
pneumoconiosis in coal workers caused by inhalation of coal dust (anthracosis) and fine particles of silica (silicosis). Called also silicoanthracosis.

sil·i·co·an·thra·co·sis

(sil'i-kō-an'thră-kō'sis),
A pneumoconiosis consisting of a combination of silicosis and anthracosis, seen in hard coal miners.

silicoanthracosis

/sil·i·co·an·thra·co·sis/ (sil″ĭ-ko-an″thrah-ko´sis) anthracosilicosis.

silicoanthracosis

(sĭl″ĭ-kō-ăn″thră-kō′sĭs) [L. silex, flint, + Gr. anthrax, coal, + osis, condition]
Silicosis combined with anthracosis, in coal miners.
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