Lipoid pneumonia


Lipoid pneumonia is a rare disease wherein oily and fatty substances enter the lungs.  It is often caused by inhalation, aspiration or even ingestion of fatty substances such as petroleum jelly, mineral oils, nasal drops and olive oil.

Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 3: Good Health and Well-being
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Date of last update
01.03.2021 – 17:33 CET