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What is Thatched Roof disease?

What is Thatched Roof disease?

  • Thatched Roof disease: Inhalation of thatched roof particles in an occupational setting can cause various lung symptoms. The severity of symptoms varies depending on the duration of the exposure. 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.

Thatched Roof disease: Introduction

Types of Thatched Roof disease:

Broader types of Thatched Roof disease:

How serious is Thatched Roof disease?

Complications of Thatched Roof disease: see complications of Thatched Roof disease

What causes Thatched Roof disease?

Causes of Thatched Roof disease: see causes of Thatched Roof disease

What are the symptoms of Thatched Roof disease?

Symptoms of Thatched Roof disease: see symptoms of Thatched Roof disease

Complications of Thatched Roof disease: see complications of Thatched Roof disease

Thatched Roof disease: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Thatched Roof disease.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Thatched Roof disease.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Thatched Roof disease: Allergist/Immunologist, Occupational Medicine Physician ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Thatched Roof disease.
Treatments for Thatched Roof disease: see treatments for Thatched Roof disease

Name and Aliases of Thatched Roof disease

Main name of condition: Thatched Roof disease

Other names or spellings for Thatched Roof disease:

Occupational exposure [Thatched roof]


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