Silo-fillers' disease

"Silo-fillers' disease" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries

References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries applicable to the clinical term "silo-fillers' disease"

  • Silo-fillers' disease - J68.8 Other respiratory conditions due to chemicals, gases, fumes and vapors
    • bronchitis - J68.0 Bronchitis and pneumonitis due to chemicals, gases, fumes and vapors
    • pneumonitis - J68.0 Bronchitis and pneumonitis due to chemicals, gases, fumes and vapors
    • pulmonary edema - J68.1 Pulmonary edema due to chemicals, gases, fumes and vapors

Applicable Clinical Terms Definitions

Bronchitis: Inflammation of the large airways in the lung including any part of the BRONCHI, from the PRIMARY BRONCHI to the TERTIARY BRONCHI.

Pulmonary Edema: Excessive accumulation of extravascular fluid in the lung, an indication of a serious underlying disease or disorder. Pulmonary edema prevents efficient PULMONARY GAS EXCHANGE in the PULMONARY ALVEOLI, and can be life-threatening.