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    subjected to radioactive particles or higher ionizing radiation doses stemming from sources like testing of atomic weapons, depleted uranium (DU), a nuclear disaster, frequent flights in higher altitudes, etcRead more
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Altitude sickness

Disease

Altitude sickness—also known as acute mountain sickness (AMS), altitude illness, hypobaropathy, "the altitude bends", or soroche—is a pathological effect of high altitude on humans, caused by acute exposure to low partial pressure of oxygen at high altitude. It commonly occurs above 2,400 metres (8,000 feet). It presents as a collection of nonspecific symptoms, acquired at high altitude or in...More