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ID DOID:14453
Name farmer's lung
Definition An extrinsic allergic alveolitis which is induced by the inhalation of spores (Aspergillus sp and thermophilic actinomycetes) in dust from moldy hay or straw. It is characterized by sudden onset, fever, cough, expectoration, and breathlessness.
http://www.merck.com/media/mmpe/pdf/Table_055-5.pdf, http://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/farmer%27s%20lung
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GARD:6427

ICD10CM:J67.0

ICD9CM:495.0

MESH:D005203

NCI:C34605

SNOMEDCT_US_2020_09_01:155581001

UMLS_CUI:C0015634

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farmer lung [EXACT]

Farmers lung [EXACT]

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is_a extrinsic allergic alveolitis

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