Silicotuberculosis

Known as: Silicotuberculoses, Silicotuberculosis [Disease/Finding] 
Pulmonary or extrapulmonary infection caused by MYCOBACTERIUM TUBERCULOSIS or nontuberculous mycobacteria in a patient with silicosis.
National Institutes of Health

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2016
2016
Silicosis and silicotuberculosis in India Nandini Sharma, Debashish Kundu, Sunita Dhaked & Anand Das a Department of Community… (More)
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2012
2012
Silicosis is a form of pneumoconiosis. It results from inhalation of dust containing crystalline Silica particles of size 0.5 5… (More)
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2011
2011
INTRODUCTION Silicosis, the most prevalent of the pneumoconioses, is caused by inhalation of crystalline silica particles. Silica… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND South Africa has the third highest annual number of new tuberculosis (TB) cases globally. The resurgence of TB which… (More)
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2001
2001
Initially, lung injury caused by chemicals was primarily associated with certain professions and occupations. In his classic… (More)
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1995
1995
SETTING A medical facility for approximately 90,000 gold miners employed on 24 South African gold mines. OBJECTIVE To establish… (More)
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1990
1990
Broncholithiasis is usually a late complication of tuberculous lymphadenopathy. Clinical symptoms are not suggestive of the… (More)
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1987
1987
Fungal endocarditis is caused by fungi Candida and Aspergillus. Continuous intravenous infusions, catheterization, open-heart… (More)
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1984
1984
The use of short-course chemotherapy in silicotuberculosis in the goldmining industry in South Africa is described in a… (More)
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1982
1982
In 1974 and 1975, a selective tuberculosis screening program was conducted in a small mining community in Ottawa County, Oklahoma… (More)
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