Medical Definition of Pneumomelanosis

1. Blackening of the lung tissue from the inhalation of coal dust or other black particles. Synonym: pneumonomelanosis. Origin: G. Pneumon, lung, + melanosis, a becoming black (05 Mar 2000)



Lexicographical Neighbors of Pneumomelanosis

pneumohydrometra
pneumohydropericardium
pneumohydroperitoneum
pneumohydrothorax
pneumohypoderma
pneumokoniosis
pneumolith
pneumolithiasis
pneumologies
pneumology
pneumolysis
pneumomalacia
pneumomediastinum
pneumomediastinums
pneumomelanosis (current term)
pneumometer
pneumometers
pneumometry
pneumomycosis
pneumomyelography
pneumon-
pneumonectomies
pneumonectomy
pneumonia
pneumonia dissecans
pneumonia interlobularis purulenta
pneumonia malleosa
pneumonia virus of mice
pneumonia with chest-wall involvement

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