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NIOSH 1975 May; :I-8-I-12
Silicosis and other inorganic pneumoconioses are discussed, and lists are given of occupations associated with coal workers' pneumoconiosis, asbestosis, baritosis, berylliosis, diatomaceous earth pneumoconiosis, kaolinosis, shavers disease, siderosis, silicosis, stannosis, and talcosis. Some examples of inorganic dust reactions are reviewed.
NIOSH-Author; Respiratory-system-disorders; Mineral-dusts; Lung-fibrosis; Air-contaminants
Occupational Medicine Symposia, Division of Occupational Health Programs, NIOSH, Rockville, Maryland, DHEW (NIOSH) Publication No. 75-189
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Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division