Disease Information for Silo filler disease/NO2 inhalation

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Acute ataxia
Intoxicated state/ataxia/slurred speech
Slurred Speech/Acute
Staggering Gait
Bronchospasm signs
Dyspnea
Dyspnea at rest
Dyspnea on exertion
Shortness of breath/SOB
Wheezing
Intoxication/overdose syndrome
Disease Progression
Course/Acute
Course/Acute only
Course/Relapsing
Demographics & Risk Factors
Exposure Factors
Exposure/Epidemiologic specific setting/exposure
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Male
Diagnostic Test Results
X-RAY
Xray/Chest abnormal
Xray/Chest/Lung fields/Abnormal
Xray/Pulmonary infiltrates, recurrent/Chest
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Pneumonia/Bronchopneumonia
Associated Disease & Complications
Asthma
Death/Unanticipated
Metabolic encephalopathy
Pneumonia, recurrent
Pneumonia/Bronchopneumonia
Ataxia Disorder
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Lung Disorder (ex)
CLASS/Pulmonic (category)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Bronchospasm
Pathophysiology/Chronic intrinsic restrictive lung
Process
PROCESS/Poison/specific (category)
Toxin
TOXIN/Lethal often
TOXIN/Poison/Gaseous/inhaled toxic (category)
Synonyms
Synonym
disease (or disorder) silo filler's, Disease Silo Filler, Disease Silo Fillers, Disease Silo Filler's, Disease Silo Fillers', PNEUMONIA NITROGEN DIOXIDE, PNEUMONOSIS SILO FILLER, SILO FILLER DIS, Silo Filler Disease, SILO FILLERS DIS, Silo Fillers Disease, Silo Filler's Disease, Silo Fillers' Disease, Silo fillers' disease (disorder), Silo fillers' lung, Silo workers' asthma, Nitrogen dioxide toxicity, Synonym/Nitrogen dioxide pneumonia, Synonym/Silage gas poisoning
Treatment
Other Treatments
TX/Ventilation Assist IPPB
Definition

Pneumonia or bronchiolitis caused by inhalation of nitrogen dioxide released by silage; acute asthma, asphyxiation and pulmonary edema may occur

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