barotrauma definition

  • noun:
    • problems for human anatomy tissue brought on by a significant difference in pressure between an air area in or nearby the human anatomy together with surrounding air.
    • harm to human anatomy structure due to a positive change in pressure between an air area in or close to the body as well as the surrounding air.

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