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Why do the symptoms of asbestosis develop only years after exposure?

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Dr. Aaron Milstone
Internal Medicine - Pulmonology
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In brief: Yes

It is usually a late event after exposure to asbestos.
Usually time measured in years.

In brief: Yes

It is usually a late event after exposure to asbestos.
Usually time measured in years.
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