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berylliosis

[ buh-ril-ee-oh-sis ]
/ bəˌrɪl iˈoʊ sɪs /
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noun Pathology.
beryllium poisoning, characterized by the formation of granulomas, primarily affecting the lungs and causing a cough, chest pain, and shortness of breath.
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