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dc.contributorVirginia Cooperative Extensionen_US
dc.contributor.authorGrisso, Robert D. (Robert Dwight), 1956-en_US
dc.date.accessioned2015-08-06T18:26:22Z
dc.date.available2015-08-06T18:26:22Z
dc.date.issued2014-08-18en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10919/56034
dc.description.abstractFarmer's lung is a noninfectious allergic disease that is caused by inhaling mold spores in the dust from moldy hay, straw, or grain. This debilitating disease disrupts the normal function of the lungs, where oxygen enters and carbon dioxide exits the bloodstream. This publication explains what farmer's lung is, why it's dangerous, and preventative measures.en_US
dc.format.extent4 pagesen_US
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdfen_US
dc.language.isoen_USen_US
dc.publisherVirginia Cooperative Extensionen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesPublication (Virginia Cooperative Extension) ; 442-602en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesPublication (Virginia Cooperative Extension) ; BSE-141Pen_US
dc.rightsVirginia Cooperative Extension materials are available for public use, re-print, or citation without further permission, provided the use includes credit to the author and to Virginia Cooperative Extension, Virginia Tech, and Virginia State University.en_US
dc.subjectFarm Health & Safetyen_US
dc.titleFarmer's Lung: Causes and Symptoms of Mold and Dust Induced Respiratory Illnessen_US
dc.typeExtension publicationen_US
dc.identifier.urlhttp://pubs.ext.vt.edu/442/442-602/442-602-pdf.pdfen_US
dc.date.accessed2014-08-21en_US
dc.subject.cabtFarmer's lungen_US
dc.subject.cabtMoldsen_US
dc.subject.cabtSymptomsen_US
dc.subject.cabtTreatmenten_US
dc.subject.cabtPreventionen_US
dc.type.dcmitypeTexten_US


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