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Coal Workers’ Pneumoconiosis (CWP) – Intro:

Coal workers’ pneumoconiosis (CWP) a.k.a. black lung disease and silicosis are two forms of occupational dust disease that give similar imaging appearances but are caused by different pathologic changes within the lungs. Silicosis is the more fibrotic of the two entities and can be an isolated disease process or overlap with, and be part of… Read more »