Bagassosis refers to a form of hypersensitivity pneumonitis related to a mouldy molasse usually related to sugar cane called bagasse (Thermoactinomyces sacchari). It is considered to reflect a reaction or organic dust. It is considered rare especially in recent years.

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rID: 69227
System: Chest
Synonyms or Alternate Spellings:
  • Bagassosis disease

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