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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
48 years experience Rheumatology
Usually from diving: It is the body's response to reduction of pressure without equilibration. Usually associated with too rapid ascent from depth, it is also called cais ... Read More
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
DCS: Decompression sickness (dcs) is also called the bends. When a diver descends in the water- pressure increases. As the diver ascends there is less pres ... Read More
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A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
DCS: Decompression sickness (dcs) is also called the bends. When a diver descends in the water- pressure increases. As the diver ascends there is less pres ... Read More
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A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
48 years experience Rheumatology
Usually from diving: It is the body's response to reduction of pressure without equilibration. Usually associated with too rapid ascent from depth, it is also called cais ... Read More
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
If a diver ascends: Too fast, there are too many back to back dives, or dive tables are ignored - decompression sickness can be the result. Decompression sickness (dcs) i ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Dive carefully: This is a hazard of scuba diving that is extremely dangerous. You must do everything you can to prevent it and should it happen, accept whatever emerg ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Get immediate: Evaluation my an undersea / diving / hyperbaric physician or get seen at your er. You can call the 24 hour dan emergency hotline at (919) 684-9111.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
DCS: Decompression sickness (dcs) is also called the bends. When a diver descends in the water- pressure increases. As the diver ascends there is less pres ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
48 years experience Rheumatology
Usually from diving: It is the body's response to reduction of pressure without equilibration. Usually associated with too rapid ascent from depth, it is also called cais ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bruce Rothschild
48 years experience Rheumatology
Usually from diving: It is the body's response to reduction of pressure without equilibration. Usually associated with too rapid ascent from depth, it is also called cais ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
No: This requires serious pressure changes (scuba diving, working underwater in a pressurized environment.).
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Not at all: Probably not at all, after symptoms are gone.

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