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Medical Term:

berylliosis

Pronunciation: ber′il-ē-ō′sis

Definition: Beryllium poisoning characterized by acute pneumonia or chronic interstitial granulomatous fibrosis, especially of the lungs, from inhalation of beryllium.

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