Medical Dictionary

dysbarism

play
noun dys·ba·rism \ˈdis-bə-ˌriz-əm\

Medical Definition of dysbarism

  1. :  the complex of symptoms (as the bends, headache, or mental disturbance) that accompanies exposure to excessively low or rapidly changing environmental air pressure


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up dysbarism? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

holding stubbornly to a belief or view

Get Word of the Day daily email!