Coalworker's pneumoconiosis (black lung disease)
|Dx:||Coalworker's pneumoconiosis (black lung disease)|
|Pre-ICD10 counterpart:||Restrictive Lung Disease, Pneumoconiosis|
|Charlson/ALERT Scale:||Chronic pulmonary disease|
|APACHE Como Component:||Respiratory|
|APACHE Acute Component:||none|
|External ICD10 Documentation|
Coalworker's pneumoconiosis (black lung disease) is an occupational lung disease seen in people who work with coal. For more generic pneumoconiosis, see Pneumoconiosis, NOS.
When substances other than air are inhaled they can cause various problems; if one is present, others might be.
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