Assessment
Questionnaire

Have a symptom?
See what questions
a doctor would ask.
 

Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris

Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris: Introduction

Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris: Inhalation of mushroom particles and compost contaminated with bacteria (Thermoactinomyces vulgaris) in an occupational setting can cause various lung symptoms. The severity of symptoms varies depending on the duration of the exposure. The lung symptoms result from the body's immune system reacting to exposure to the bacteria in the airborne mushroom particles. Chronic exposure can lead to progressive lung symptoms which can gradually lead to symptoms such as weight loss and eventually lung scarring and possibly even respiratory failure in severe cases. Acute exposure results in symptoms such as fever, chills, shortness of breath and body aches. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris is available below.

Symptoms of Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris?

Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris: Complications

Review possible medical complications related to Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris:

Causes of Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris

Read more about causes of Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris.

Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris

Chronic lung diseases hard to diagnose: Some of the chronic lung diseases are difficult to diagnose. Even the well-knowns conditions such as asthma...read more »

Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris: Rare Types

Rare types of diseases and disorders in related medical categories:

Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris: Animations

Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris: Broader Related Topics

User Interactive Forums

Read about other experiences, ask a question about Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris, or answer someone else's question, on our message boards:

Related Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris Info

More information about Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris

  1. Mushroom Worker's lung -- Thermoactinomyces vulgaris: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
 

By using this site you agree to our Terms of Use. Information provided on this site is for informational purposes only; it is not intended as a substitute for advice from your own medical team. The information on this site is not to be used for diagnosing or treating any health concerns you may have - please contact your physician or health care professional for all your medical needs. Please see our Terms of Use.

Home | Symptoms | Diseases | Diagnosis | Videos | Tools | Forum | About Us | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Site Map | Advertise