MCID: BYS001
MIFTS: 28

Byssinosis

Categories: Rare diseases, Respiratory diseases

Aliases & Classifications for Byssinosis

MalaCards integrated aliases for Byssinosis:

Name: Byssinosis 12 74 52 43 15 17 71 32
Flax-Dressers' Disease 12 71
Monday Morning Fever 52
Cotton Mill Fever 12
Stripper's Asthma 12

Classifications:



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Disease Ontology 12 DOID:10323
MeSH 43 D002095
NCIt 49 C84605
SNOMED-CT 67 85761009
ICD10 32 J66.0 J66.1
UMLS 71 C0006542 C2242894

Summaries for Byssinosis

MalaCards based summary : Byssinosis, also known as flax-dressers' disease, is related to anthracosis and pulmonary hemosiderosis. An important gene associated with Byssinosis is PMCH (Pro-Melanin Concentrating Hormone). Affiliated tissues include lung, testes and smooth muscle.

Wikipedia : 74 Byssinosis, is an occupational lung disease caused by exposure to cotton dust in inadequately ventilated... more...

Related Diseases for Byssinosis

Diseases related to Byssinosis via text searches within MalaCards or GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

(show all 21)
# Related Disease Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 anthracosis 11.7
2 pulmonary hemosiderosis 11.3
3 bronchitis 10.8
4 pneumoconiosis 10.6
5 lung disease 10.4
6 asthma 10.3
7 pulmonary disease, chronic obstructive 10.3
8 allergic hypersensitivity disease 10.2
9 farmer's lung 10.2
10 hypereosinophilic syndrome 10.2
11 ige responsiveness, atopic 10.1
12 alpha-1-antitrypsin deficiency 10.1
13 aspergillosis 10.1
14 neutropenia 10.1
15 bagassosis 10.1
16 arthus reaction 10.1
17 gingivitis 10.1
18 eosinophilic pneumonia 10.1
19 extrinsic allergic alveolitis 10.1
20 pulmonary eosinophilia 10.1
21 tobacco addiction 9.7 SERPINA1 EPHX1

Graphical network of the top 20 diseases related to Byssinosis:



Diseases related to Byssinosis

Symptoms & Phenotypes for Byssinosis

Drugs & Therapeutics for Byssinosis

Interventional clinical trials:


# Name Status NCT ID Phase Drugs
1 Specialized Center of Research in Occupational and Immunologic Lung Disease Completed NCT00005280
2 Multifaceted Intervention Package for Protection Against Cotton Dust Exposure Among Textile Workers - a Cluster Randomised Controlled Trial Recruiting NCT03738202

Search NIH Clinical Center for Byssinosis

Cochrane evidence based reviews: byssinosis

Genetic Tests for Byssinosis

Anatomical Context for Byssinosis

MalaCards organs/tissues related to Byssinosis:

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Lung, Testes, Smooth Muscle, Skin, Neutrophil, Endothelial

Publications for Byssinosis

Articles related to Byssinosis:

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# Title Authors PMID Year
1
MultiTex RCT - a multifaceted intervention package for protection against cotton dust exposure among textile workers - a cluster randomized controlled trial in Pakistan: study protocol. 61
31842937 2019
2
Byssinosis and tuberculosis amongst "home-based" powerloom workers in Madhya Pradesh State, India. 61
31439188 2019
3
A Comparative Study of Byssinosis in Jute Industries. 61
30647520 2018
4
Microbial hazards during harvesting and processing at an outdoor United States cannabis farm. 61
29370578 2018
5
Environmental Causes of Asthma. 61
29427981 2018
6
Cotton dust exposure and self-reported respiratory symptoms among textile factory workers in Northwest Ethiopia: a comparative cross-sectional study. 61
29636789 2018
7
State-of-the-art nanopathological diagnostics. 61
28805487 2017
8
Cotton dust exposure: Analysis of pulmonary function and respiratory symptoms. 61
28360462 2017
9
Cotton Dust Exposure and Respiratory Disorders among Textile Workers at a Textile Company in the Southern Part of Benin. 61
27618081 2016
10
Occupational bronchiolitis induced by cotton dust exposure in a nonsmoker. 61
28194087 2016
11
Circadian disruption: New clinical perspective of disease pathology and basis for chronotherapeutic intervention. 61
27308960 2016
12
Byssinosis and COPD rates among factory workers manufacturing hemp and jute. 61
26489943 2016
13
Nuclear anomalies in exfoliated buccal cells in Pakistani cotton weavers. 61
25805022 2015
14
Gene-environment interaction from international cohorts: impact on development and evolution of occupational and environmental lung and airway disease. 61
26024343 2015
15
Pantoea agglomerans: a marvelous bacterium of evil and good.Part I. Deleterious effects: Dust-borne endotoxins and allergens - focus on cotton dust. 61
26706959 2015
16
The prevalence of byssinosis among cotton workers in the north of Benin. 61
25270009 2014
17
Long-term respiratory health effects in textile workers. 61
23361196 2013
18
Pattern and predictors for respiratory illnesses and symptoms and lung function among textile workers in Karachi, Pakistan. 61
23155188 2013
19
Respiratory impairment in cotton-ginning workers exposed to cotton dust. 61
24321634 2013
20
The contribution of Enrico C. Vigliani (1907-1992) to the international development of occupational medicine and industrial hygiene. 61
23405476 2012
21
Segmental thoracic spinal anesthesia in patient with Byssinosis undergoing nephrectomy. 61
25885628 2012
22
Bioaerosol exposure assessment in the workplace: the past, present and recent advances. 61
22267210 2012
23
Work-related lung diseases. 61
22997873 2011
24
Reduction in cotton dust concentration does not totally eliminate respiratory health hazards: the Greek study. 61
20639277 2010
25
Chronic lung function decline in cotton textile workers: roles of historical and recent exposures to endotoxin. 61
20797932 2010
26
Morbidity profile of cotton mill workers. 61
21461162 2010
27
Long-term effects of work cessation on respiratory health of textile workers: a 25-year follow-up study. 61
20339150 2010
28
Byssinosis: as seen in cotton spinning mill workers of Karachi. 61
18333533 2008
29
Prevalence of byssinosis in spinning and textile workers of Karachi, Pakistan. 61
18980877 2008
30
Occupational causes of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. 61
18078004 2007
31
Cotton dust lung diseases. 61
17255805 2007
32
The bacterial profile of cotton lint from worldwide origins, and links with occupational lung disease. 61
17154404 2007
33
A preliminary study on gram-negative bacteria (GNB) and their endotoxins in a gin house in India. 61
17133691 2006
34
Prevalence of byssinosis and other respiratory problems among textile mill workers in Asaba, Nigeria. 61
17203127 2006
35
Airway responses to the inhalation of cotton dust and cotton bract extracts. 61
16179819 2006
36
[Other obstructive diseases: byssinosis, chronic bronchitis and occupational COPD and eosinophilic bronchitis]. 61
15915174 2005
37
Diffuse lung disease caused by cotton fibre inhalation but distinct from byssinosis. 61
15563711 2004
38
Prevalence of byssinosis in a textile mill in northern Greece. 61
16599011 2004
39
Occupational health research in India. 61
15128163 2004
40
The measurement and health impact of endotoxin contamination in organic dusts from multiple sources: focus on the cotton industry. 61
15204769 2004
41
[One-week variation of cotton dust and endotoxin levels in a cotton mill. Relation with the daily variation of the expiratory flow rates]. 61
15921646 2004
42
Something old, something new: indoor endotoxin, allergens and asthma. 61
14980246 2004
43
Respiratory symptoms and cotton dust exposure; results of a 15 year follow up observation. 61
14634185 2003
44
Byssinosis among jute mill workers. 61
12916758 2003
45
Is mushroom workers' chronic cough the same as byssinosis and what should the occupational exposure limit be for endotoxin? 61
12796210 2003
46
Mondays without dread: the Trade Union response to byssinosis in the Lancashire cotton industry in the twentieth century. 61
14598818 2003
47
Additive effect of smoking and cotton dust exposure on respiratory symptoms and pulmonary function of cotton textile workers. 61
12725471 2003
48
Byssinosis among male textile workers in Pondicherry: a case-control study. 61
12816184 2003
49
Occupational health nursing in Thailand. Insight into international occupational health. 61
12655981 2003
50
[The role of the "Clinica del Lavoro Luigi Devoto" in international research]. 61
12768954 2003

Variations for Byssinosis

Expression for Byssinosis

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Pathways for Byssinosis

GO Terms for Byssinosis

Biological processes related to Byssinosis according to GeneCards Suite gene sharing:

# Name GO ID Score Top Affiliating Genes
1 platelet degranulation GO:0002576 8.62 SERPINA1 CLEC3B

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