Medical Definition of Cotton-mill fever

1. Exposures to cotton dust during the production of yarns, linen and rope can produce chronic obstructive lung disease (after 10 years). Early symptoms include chest tightness. Treatment includes bronchodilators and removal from work environment. (21 Mar 1998)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Cotton-mill Fever

cottid
cottids
cottier
cottiers
cottise
cottised
cottises
cottising
cottoid
cottoids
cottolene
cotton
cotton-candy
cotton-dust asthma
cotton-fibre embolism
cotton-mill fever (current term)
cotton-picking
cotton-root bark
cotton-seed tree
cotton-wool
cotton-wool patches
cotton-wool spots
cotton-wooly
cotton ball
cotton boll
cotton bolls
cotton bollworm
cotton cake
cotton candy
cotton cloth

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