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See definition of caisson disease on Dictionary.com
  • as incompressed air sickness
  • as indecompression sickness

synonyms for caisson disease

  • aeroembolism
  • bends
  • divers' palsy
  • divers' paralysis
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How to use caisson disease in a sentence

In disease, the amount of solids depends mainly upon the activity of metabolism and the ability of the kidneys to excrete.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Men's lives are as thoroughly blended with each other as the air they breathe: evil spreads as necessarily as disease.
PEARLS OF THOUGHTMATURIN M. BALLOU
As a rule, however, persistent glycosuria is diagnostic of diabetes mellitus, of which disease it is the essential symptom.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Here they are seldom abundant, but their constant presence is the most reliable urinary sign of the disease.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
The darkness, or rather the general misapprehension, which prevails on this subject, is a frightful source of disease and misery.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
In pernicious anemia they are always greatly diminished, and an increase should exclude the diagnosis of this disease.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
This is an idiopathic disease of the blood-making organs, which is accompanied by an enormous increase in number of leukocytes.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
Except in this disease, the degeneration indicates a serious blood condition.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
It is fairly constant in trichinosis, uncinariasis, filariasis, and echinococcus disease.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
It probably depends less upon the variety of the disease than upon its extent.
A MANUAL OF CLINICAL DIAGNOSISJAMES CAMPBELL TODD
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WORDS RELATED TO CAISSON DISEASE

  • aeroembolism
  • bends
  • caisson disease
  • divers' palsy
  • divers' paralysis
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.