Inflammatory and fibrotic changes in the lungs due to the inhalation of various fatty substances, or due to accumulation in the lungs of endogenous lipid material following the fracture of a bone.
- lipid granulomatosis,
- lipid histiocytosis,
- lipid proteinosis,
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