barotrauma


baro·trau·ma

noun \-ˈtra-mə, -ˈtr-\

Definition of BAROTRAUMA

:  injury of a body part or organ as a result of changes in barometric pressure

First Known Use of BAROTRAUMA

1937

baro·trau·ma

noun \-ˈtra-mə, -ˈtr-\   (Medical Dictionary)
plural baro·trau·mas also baro·trau·ma·ta \-mət-ə\

Medical Definition of BAROTRAUMA

: injury of a part or organ as a result of changes in barometric pressure; especially : aero-otitis media

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