pneumonomelanosis

pneu·mo·mel·a·no·sis

(nū'mō-mel'ă-nō'sis),
Blackening of the lung tissue from the inhalation of coal dust or other black particles.
See also: anthracosis.
Synonym(s): pneumonomelanosis
[G. pneumōn, lung, + melanosis, a becoming black]
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pneumonomelanosis

(nū″mō-nō-mĕl″ăn-′sĭs) [″ + melano, black, + osis, condition]
Pneumomelanosis.
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