hydrocarbon pneumonia

hydrocarbon pneumonia

Toxicology Pulmonary inflammation due to ingestion or inhaling of organic hydrocarbons–oils or solvents–eg, gasoline, kerosene, furniture polish, paint thinner, etc Clinical Edema, hemorrhage. See Pneumonia.
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