Lung Disease (Work-related)
Lung Disease (Work-Related) can be any disorder caused by exposure of a foreign substance to the respiratory system in the work environment. These diseases may include: asbestosis, coal workers' pneumoconiosis, silicosis, byssinosis, malignant neoplasm of the pleura, hypersensitivity pneumonitis, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease and tuberculosis.
External Data Sources
National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (CDC - NIOSH)