aerodontalgia


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aerodontalgia

 [ār″o-don-tal´jah]
toothache experienced at lowered atmospheric pressures, as in aircraft flight or in a decompression chamber, caused by the expansion of air in the maxillary sinuses.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

aer·o·don·tal·gi·a

(ār'ō-don-tal'jē-ă),
Dental pain caused by either increased or reduced atmospheric pressure.
[aero- + G. odous, tooth, + algos, pain]
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aer·o·don·tal·gi·a

(ār'ō-don-tal'jē-ă)
Dental pain caused by a change in atmospheric pressure.
[aero- + G. odous, tooth, + algos, pain]
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012

aerodontalgia

Tooth pain associated with a marked change in atmospheric pressure, as in high altitude flying.
Collins Dictionary of Medicine © Robert M. Youngson 2004, 2005

aer·o·don·tal·gi·a

(ār'ō-don-tal'jē-ă)
Dental pain caused by either increased or reduced atmospheric pressure.
Synonym(s): aeroodontodynia.
[aero- + G. odous, tooth, + algos, pain]
Medical Dictionary for the Dental Professions © Farlex 2012
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