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synonyms for altitude-sickness

  • AMS
  • acute mountain sickness
  • high-altitude sickness
  • mountain sickness
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How to use altitude-sickness in a sentence

No doubt it can be serious business—summit bids, hypothermia, first descents, interval training, altitude sickness.
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However, altitude sickness is a common cause of death on the mountain.
TWO CLIMBERS HAVE DIED ON EVERESTALAN ARNETTEMAY 13, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
In fact, research from the Mayo Clinic suggests that 20 percent of those traveling to higher altitudes below 18,000 feet will suffer some form of altitude sickness.
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A storm moved in, and members of the party began to suffer from altitude sickness and dehydration.
A CLIMBING DISASTER INTERRUPTED BY A LOVE STORYOUTSIDE EDITORSFEBRUARY 11, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
The team, which has seen its share of players suffer from altitude sickness during training camp, warned Jones that he might experience the same after arriving in Colorado.
AN NFL PLAYER’S LIFE-THREATENING HEART DEFECT WENT UNNOTICED FOR YEARS. NOW HE HOPES TO RETURN.NICKI JHABVALADECEMBER 11, 2020WASHINGTON POST
Sickness had never blanched the warm glow on her cheeks, or dimmed the brightness of her large, lustrous eyes.
THE WORLD BEFORE THEMSUSANNA MOODIE
"Sleeping sickness" is a late stage when the organisms have invaded the cerebrospinal fluid.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
So that (wonderful to relate) they had no sickness, although there was sufficient cause for it in the privations they suffered.
THE JESUIT RELATIONS AND ALLIED DOCUMENTS, VOL. II: ACADIA, 1612-1614VARIOUS
They arrived on the 29th January, after a very good passage, and without one hour's sickness.
LIFE OF RICHARD TREVITHICK, VOLUME II (OF 2)FRANCIS TREVITHICK
The same story everywhere—lack of men, meaning extra work—which again means sickness and still greater lack of men.
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