Lung - nontumor
Pneumoconiosis
Silo-filler's disease

Author: Elliot Weisenberg, M.D. (see Authors page)

Revised: 2 March 2017, last major update September 2011

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Definition / general
Cite this page: Silo-filler's disease. PathologyOutlines.com website. http://pathologyoutlines.com/topic/lungnontumorsilofiller.html. Accessed December 15th, 2017.
Definition / general
  • A chemical pneumonitis due to inhalation of nitrogen dioxide produced by fermenting silage (green forage plants)
  • No granulomas