Introduction: Mountain sickness
A high altitude reduces the amount of oxygen in the air
and can lead to dangerous effects on the body.
Although the most serious cases are usually of mountain climbers,
anyone can get mountain sickness by visiting an area of a higher
altitude without adequate acclimatization.
Researching symptoms of Mountain sickness: Further information about the symptoms of Mountain sickness is available including a list of symptoms of Mountain sickness, or alternatively return to research other symptoms in the symptom center.
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Last revision: June 2, 2003
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