Silico-asbestosis

Silico-asbestosis refers to a rare form of pneumoconiosis where there are features of silocosis and asbestosis. It is thought to due to the combined sclerosing effect of crystalline silica and asbestos fibers 2.

Chest

Article information

rID: 76596
System: Chest
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Combined silicosis and asbestosis

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