Silicotuberculosis in surface workers with a case report

Mittal, O.P.; Singh, S.K. and Raj, B. (1964) Silicotuberculosis in surface workers with a case report. Indian Journal of Tuberculosis, 11 (2). pp. 98-101.

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A case of silico-tuberculosis in a stone engraver who was working with chisel and hammer for thirty years is reported, adequately supported by histopathological examination.

EPrint Type:Article
Uncontrolled Keywords:Silicotuberculosis, Surface Workers, Case Report, Radiographic examination, Abdominal Skiagram, Lung Biopsy, Stone Engraver
Subjects:Disorders of Environmental Origin > Occupational Diseases > Pneumoconiosis
Surgical Procedures, Operative > Biopsy
Persons > Occupational Groups
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Respiratory Tract Infections > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
Investigative Techniques > Clinical Laboratory Techniques
Respiratory System > Lung
Respiratory Tract Diseases > Lung Diseases > Tuberculosis, Pulmonary
-Journal Repositories > Indian Journal of Tuberculosis
ID Code:967
Deposited By:Mrs Naina Pandita
Deposited On:07 December 2005

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