Decompression sickness

Decompression sickness

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I’m pretty sure some of you might not be completely sure what the difference is between decompression sickness and decompression illness. I had the same problem while becoming a Divemaster and still later as an Instructor and I became intrigued of which is what;

Decompression sickness, refers of inert Nitrogen gas coming out of solution and forming bubbles in your circulatory system.

Decompression Illness, refers to decompression sickness combined with lung over expansion injuries.

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