DECOMPRESSION SICKNESS

The effect of the body after being expose to high pressure such as deep under water and rising too fast causing bubbles of nitrogen to develop.

DECOMPRESSION SICKNESS: "Joe suffered from decompression sickness when he was diving and came to the surface to quickly."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DECOMPRESSION SICKNESS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/decompression-sickness/ (accessed December 15, 2019).
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