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Why does barometric pressure cause pain flare-ups in people with chronic pain?

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Dr. William Lages
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology 69 years experience
See below: Any person with chronic pain where there is inflammatory fluid produced can experience pain when this fluid expands and contracts with changes in barometric pressure which encroach on pain endings.

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