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CBDCommerce Business Daily
CBDConvention on Biological Diversity
CBDCentral Business District
CBDConvention on Biodiversity
CBDCaribbean Development Bank (est. 1969)
CBDComponent Based Development
CBDChemical Bath Deposition
CBDCentre for Biodiversity and Development (Vietnam)
CBDCenter for Biological Diversity
CBDCorticobasal Degeneration (neuropathology)
CBDChronic Beryllium Disease
CBDChristian Book Distributors
CBDCommon Bile Duct
CBDCommunity Based Development (various organizations)
CBDCorporate Business Development (various organizations)
CBDColor Bright Display
CBDCommunities by Design
CBDChemical & Biological Defense
CBDCrazy Blind Date (no-cost dating service; various locations)
CBDCyclobutadiene (chemistry)
CBDCustomer Business Development
CBDCall before Delivery
CBDComponent Based Design
CBDCentraal Bureau Drogisterijbedrijven (Dutch: Central Bureau of Drug Companies)
CBDChitin Binding Domain
CBDConservative Business Dress
CBDCertified Bath Designer
CBDCenter for Biological Defense (University of South Florida)
CBDCannot Be Denied
CBDCorticobasal Ganglionic Degeneration (neurology)
CBDCash Before Delivery
CBDCivilian-Based Defense
CBDColusa Basin Drain (California)
CBDChristian Business Directory
CBDCenter for Biodynamics (Boston University)
CBDClosed Bladder Drainage
CBDCell Binding Domain
CBDCoalition against Bayer Dangers (Germany)
CBDCentre de Biologie du Développement (French: Center for Developmental Biology; Toulouse, France)
CBDComité Bouliste Départemental (French: Bowler Departmental Committee; sports organization)
CBDCombat Developer
CBDCentrale Bibliotheek-Dienst
CBDCommon Data Base
CBDColorblindness, Partial, Deutan Series
CBDConstruction Battalion Detachment
CBDCost Break Down
CBDCompacted Bulk Density
CBDCannabidiole (psychoactive compound in Cannabis)
CBDCable Block Diagram
CBDCrossed-Beam Display (3-D technology)
CBDCentral Bile Duct
CBDComputer Based Depository
CBDClotrimazole/Betamethasone Dipropionate (topical cream)
CBDCircuit Board Drill
CBDCaught By Dog
CBDComputer-Based Demonstration
CBDChristian Bjorn Design (Denmark)
CBDCondemned Below Depot
CBDCOTS (Commercial-off-the-Shelf) Based Development (software)
CBDConfigured Baseline Document
CBDCertified Birth Doula (childbirth)
CBDClinically Brain Dead
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A histological study of the lungs in 52 cases of chronic beryllium disease. Br J Ind Med.
Differential Diagnosis of Granulomatous Lung Disease Infections Mycobacteria Mycobacterium tuberculosis Nontuberculous mycobacteria Fungi Histoplasma Cryptococcus Coccidioides Blastomyces Pneumocystis Aspergillus Parasites Dirofilaria Noninfectious diseases Sarcoidosis Chronic beryllium disease Hypersensitivity pneumonitis Hot tub lung Lymphoid interstitial pneumonia Wegener granulomatosis Churg-Strauss syndrome Aspiration pneumonia Talc granulomatosis Rheumatoid nodule Bronchocentric granulomatosis Table 2.
Chronic beryllium disease and cobalt-related interstitial lung disease.
The association between HLA-DPB1Glu69 and chronic beryllium disease and beryllium sensitization.
Reexamination of the blood lymphocyte transformation test in the diagnosis of chronic beryllium disease. J Allergy Clin Immunol 88:54-60.
reported competing financial interests: He has provided expert testimony for law firms representing companies and workers; he performs clinical evaluation of patients with chronic beryllium disease; and he is the director of the beryllium lymphocyte proliferation testing laboratory.
Ultrafine number concentration as a possible metric for chronic beryllium disease risk.
Chronic beryllium disease (CBD) is a seriously debilitating, life-threatening occupational disease that occurs primarily among workers engaged in beryllium (Be) extraction and purification and preparation of Be metal and its alloys (Kolanz 2001; Powers 1991).
Beryllium presentation to [CD4.sup.+] T cells underlies disease-susceptibility HLA-DP alleles in chronic beryllium disease. Proc Natl Acad Sci USA 97:12717-12722.
Exposure to beryllium causes an incurable occupational lung disease, chronic beryllium disease (CBD), in approximately 3-5% of exposed workers (Henneberger et al.
Ultrafine beryllium number concentration as a possible metric for chronic beryllium disease risk.
"I think there is still the perception that 2% beryllium--copper is really safe and you don't have to worry about developing chronic beryllium disease," says Balkissoon.
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