Furrier's lung

@article{Jc1970FurriersL,
  title={Furrier's lung},
  author={Pimentel Jc},
  journal={Thorax},
  year={1970},
  volume={25},
  pages={387-398}
}
As is known, the inhalation of animal hairs can provoke immunological reactions in the respiratory tract affecting the naso-tracheo-bronchial sector and giving rise to asthma-like syndromes. Another form of disease, found in furriers with long exposure to `hair dust9, is described. It is characterized by a granulomatous interstitial pneumonia, of the tuberculoid type, very similar to that described in other diseases related to the inhalation of organic dusts, both vegetable and animal, such as… Expand
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