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Organic Dust Toxic Syndrome 

Organic Dust Toxic Syndrome
Organic Dust Toxic Syndrome

Edward C. Rosenow

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date: 24 January 2022

Also known as mycotoxicosis

Always confused with acute hypersensitivity pneumonitis (AHP)

More common than AHP, but it is underrecognized, underreported

5% to 20% of farmers meet criteria for syndrome

Cause: probably toxin or endotoxin in fungal spores

CXR normal...

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