Black lung

Black lung can mean several things:

* Black lung disease, caused by long exposure to coal dust
* Black Lung, an electronic and industrial music project by Australian musician David Thrussell
* The Black Lungs, a side project of Alexisonfire guitarist, Wade MacNeil


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