silicosis

[ UK /sˌɪlɪkˈə‍ʊsɪs/ ]
NOUN
  1. a lung disease caused by inhaling particles of silica or quartz or slate
Linguix Browser extension
Fix your writing
on millions of websites
Get Started For Free Linguix pencil

How To Use silicosis In A Sentence

  • Silicosis • This chest radiograph demonstrates so many silicotic nodules that they have become confluent areas of silicotic nodules that have resulted in severe restrictive lung disease Recently Uploaded Slideshows
  • Death rates from silicosis, miners' phthisis, and tubercular diseases were very high on the Rand.
  • Objective To observe the clinical manifestation and favorable recovery of single TB and silicosis TB.
  • The breathing of coal and rock dust causes black lung, the common name given to the lung diseases pneumoconiosis and silicosis.
  • Patients with silicosis are at increased risk of contracting tuberculosis.
  • The breathing of coal and rock dust causes black lung, the common name given to the lung diseases pneumoconiosis and silicosis.
  • Death rates from silicosis, miners' phthisis, and tubercular diseases were very high on the Rand.
  • The breathing of coal and rock dust causes black lung, the common name given to the lung diseases pneumoconiosis and silicosis.
  • In addition, silicosis, unlike other forms of pneumoconiosis, may predispose certain individuals to development of pulmonary tuberculosis. Volcanic Ash -- Effects on Health and Mitigation Strategies
  • These are free crystalline silica known to cause silicosis, a disabling and potential fatal lung disease typically found in miners and quarry workers exposed to high concentrations of siliceous dust over long periods of time. Volcanic Ash -- Effects on Health and Mitigation Strategies
View all
This website uses cookies to make Linguix work for you. By using this site, you agree to our cookie policy