What are the possible complications of chemical worker's lung?

Updated: Dec 24, 2019
  • Author: Shakeel Amanullah, MD; Chief Editor: John J Oppenheimer, MD  more...
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Complications may include the following:

  • Pulmonary fibrosis

  • Lung nodules (benign or malignant)

  • Bronchial hyperreactivity

  • Right heart disease (eg, pulmonary hypertension, cor pulmonale)


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