A 37-year-old member asked:
Please explain if it is possible to get a mild form of decompression sickness from laying in a bath tub full of water for too long?
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowleranswered
Psychiatry 27 years experience
No: The pressure level is not high enough to cause dcs.
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Dr. James Burnsanswered
Emergency Medicine 39 years experience
No: It is not possible under the circumstances you presented. There is no decompression involved and therefore no decompression sickness
4.1k viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Last updated Jan 5, 2019
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