Mountain Sickness, Acute
It is possible that the main title of the report Mountain Sickness, Acute is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report.
- High Altitude Illness
- Hypoxia, Mountain Sickness (Acute)
- Acosta's Disease
- Acute High Altitude Sickness
- High Altitude Pulmonary Edema (HAPE)
- High Altitude Cerebral Edema (HACE)
Acute Mountain Sickness is a group of symptoms that may occur in some people who ascend rapidly to altitudes higher than 8200 ft. (2500 m). Major symptoms may include headaches, nausea, vomiting, and insomnia.
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