"Silo-fillers' disease" References in the ICD-10-CM Index to Diseases and Injuries
- Silo-fillers' disease - J68.8 Other respiratory conditions 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.