Lung Disease Occupational Treatment
There is no cure for pneumoconiosis. Treatment for pneumoconiosis may include antibiotics, bronchodilator medications, inhaled corticosteroids, and home oxygen therapy.
Treatment for pneumoconiosis may include:
Lung Disease Occupational Specialist
Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat pneumoconiosis:
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