Toxic pneumonitis

Known as: chemicals pneumonia, chemical pneumonia, Chemical Pneumonitis 
Inflammation of the lungs caused by the inhalation or aspiration of chemicals.
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2005
2005
Fluorocarbons are widely used in industry, and manifestations of inhalation toxicity include polymer fume fever, reactive airways… (More)
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2004
2004
Exposure to sulphur mustard (SM) gas may have extensive immediate effects on the respiratory system. However, long-term effects… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Radiation pneumonitis is a distinct clinical entity that differs from other pulmonary symptoms such as allergic pneumonitis… (More)
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2002
2002
W IS A COMMON industrial process—so common that up to two percent of the working population in industrialized countries has been… (More)
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1993
1993
A previously relatively healthy 78-year-old man was exposed to cadmium fumes during brazing with cadmium-containing silver solder… (More)
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1990
Review
1990
The type of lung disease caused by metal compounds depends on the nature of the offending agent, its physicochemical form, the… (More)
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1986
1986
In the past year we have seen three cases of life-threatening toxic pneumonitis caused by exposure to mixtures of household… (More)
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1983
1983
The unusual epidemiology of beryllium disease observed in the early studies of beryllium disease led in 1951 to the hypothesis… (More)
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1978
Highly Cited
1978
We investigated the effects of meconium on the lungs of an adult rabbit model to distinguish between mechanical obstruction of… (More)
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1978
1978
For a number of years we have observed six patients whose illness began after inhaling high concentrations of mercury vapor in a… (More)
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