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What is Barotrauma?

What is Barotrauma?

Injury to the air containing parts of the body caused when there is a sudden dramatic change in air pressure. Barotrauma can affect the ...more »

  • Barotrauma: Damage to the lungs, ear or sinuses caused by rapid or extreme changes in air pressure.

Barotrauma: Introduction

Types of Barotrauma:

Broader types of Barotrauma:

What causes Barotrauma?

Causes of Barotrauma: see causes of Barotrauma

What are the symptoms of Barotrauma?

Symptoms of Barotrauma: see symptoms of Barotrauma

Can anyone else get Barotrauma?

More information: see contagiousness of Barotrauma
Inheritance: see inheritance of Barotrauma

Barotrauma: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Barotrauma.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Barotrauma: Orthopedic Surgeon ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Barotrauma.
Treatments for Barotrauma: see treatments for Barotrauma

Name of Barotrauma

Main name of condition: Barotrauma

Barotrauma: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Barotrauma:


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