berylliosis

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berylliosis

(bəˌrɪlɪˈəʊsɪs)
n
(Pathology) a lung disease caused by inhaling beryllium
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While nickel and beryllium poisoning is less common than lead poisoning, their effects can be equally problematic in terms of human health.
Similarly, beryllium poisoning is most often associated with occupational exposure.