A 26-year-old male asked:
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would a one time exposure to concrete dust under a minute cause any health problems like asbestosis or silicosis, how does body take care of tiny amt?

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Dr. Philip Miller
46 years experience Family Medicine
NO: NO
Answered on Apr 12, 2015

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