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)



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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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