Medical Dictionary

siderosis

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noun sid·er·o·sis \ˌsid-ə-ˈrō-səs\

Medical Definition of siderosis

plural

sideroses

\-ˌsēz\play also

siderosises

  1. 1:  pneumoconiosis occurring in iron workers from inhalation of particles of iron

  2. 2:  deposit of iron pigment in a bodily tissue


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