Lung - nontumor
Pneumoconiosis
Silo-filler's disease



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Elliot Weisenberg, M.D.
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Definition / general
Cite this page: Weisenberg E. Silo-filler's disease. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://www.pathologyoutlines.com/topic/lungnontumorsilofiller.html. Accessed November 12th, 2019.
Definition / general
  • A chemical pneumonitis due to inhalation of nitrogen dioxide produced by fermenting silage (green forage plants)
  • No granulomas
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