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Synonyms for caisson disease

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. decompression sickness, aeroembolism, air embolism, gas embolism, caisson disease, bends(noun)

    pain resulting from rapid change in pressure

    decompression sickness, bends, caisson disease, gas embolism, aeroembolism, air embolism


  1. caisson disease(noun)

    air embolism, decompression sickness, aeroembolism, the bends, gas embolism

  2. caisson disease(noun)

    The painful condition in which bubbles of nitrogen form in body tissues after a person makes too-rapid a transition from high atmospheric pressure to lower atmospheric pressure.

    aeroembolism, decompression sickness, air embolism, gas embolism, the bends

Concise Medical Dictionary, by Joseph C Segen, MD

  1. caisson disease

    Chronic decompression sickness

  2. caisson disease

    Chronic decompression sickness


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