aeropathy

aeropathy

 [ār″op´ah-the]
bends (decompression sickness).

aeropathy

/aer·op·a·thy/ (ār-op´ah-the) any disease due to change in atmospheric pressure, e.g., decompression sickness.

Aeropathy

Non-specific term variously defined as
(1) Altitude sickness. 
(2) Decompression sickness.  
(3) Flying sickness (occupational medicine), aviator’s “stage fright”.
(4) Air sickness, see there.
(5) Bloating.