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Asbestos

Asbestos (Science: chemical) a fibrous incombustible mineral known to cause fibrosis and scarring in the lungs. Also a known... Read More

Simple squamous epithelium

Simple Squamous Epithelium Definition Simple squamous epithelium, also known as simple squamous epithelial tissue or... Read More

Cancer

Cancer definition In biology, cancer is defined as the malignant growth due to uncontrolled cell division. It is now used... Read More

Pneumoconiosis

Definition noun, plural: pneumoconioses A disease of the lungs characterized by lung fibrosis and possible loss of lung... Read More