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What happens when you dive and don't equalize the pressure in your ears?

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Dr. Alexander Gorup
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery
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In brief: Negative pressure

The space behind ear drum will develop a negative pressure pulling in your eardrum. This will hurt.
It may rupture. You may bleed in the ear. Won't be too fun.

In brief: Negative pressure

The space behind ear drum will develop a negative pressure pulling in your eardrum. This will hurt.
It may rupture. You may bleed in the ear. Won't be too fun.
Dr. Alexander Gorup
Dr. Alexander Gorup
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Dr. Rodney Diaz
ENT - Head & Neck Surgery

In brief: Pain!

If you do this too often or too deep without clearing, you can rupture your ear drum or seriously injure your ears.
Clearing ears is a must for divers.

In brief: Pain!

If you do this too often or too deep without clearing, you can rupture your ear drum or seriously injure your ears.
Clearing ears is a must for divers.
Dr. Rodney Diaz
Dr. Rodney Diaz
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