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berylliosis


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Syn: beryllium disease. A chronic granulomatous condition consequent on exposure to beryllium dust, causing interstitial pulmonary fibrosis, lymphadenopathy, progressive debility, and sometimes cancer (beryllium is a confirmed animal carcinogen).

Subjects: Medicine and Health.


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