Silico-asbestosis

Last revised by Dr David Luong on 12 Jul 2021

Silico-asbestosis refers to a rare form of pneumoconiosis where there are features of silicosis and asbestosis. It is thought to due to the combined sclerosing effect of crystalline silica and asbestos fibers 2.

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