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How to avoid lock jaw after scuba diving

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Dr. Ivan Romic MD

I am 74 and in reasonably good health. I was once scuba certified when I was younger. I want to go scuba diving again. Is this really risky? ... View answer

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Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

. Will scuba diving be advisable? 2. Can I exercise to the point of dry vomiting without being concerned about ... View answer

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Dr. Y V Siva Sankara Murty MD

My husband is learning to scuba dive. During the training he experienced the filling of his stomach with air. Is this possible? How can he prevent this occurrence ? Should he be concerned with further... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Y V Siva Sankara Murty ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Neha Sumra MD

about two months ago my jaw locked open, since then I have not been able to open wide .... I also must add that after walking around with undiagonised Diabetes for about 7 years. As a result ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neha Sumra ( Dentist)
Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

I have a venous angioma , has not changed shape in 10 years and would like to go scuba diving. Are there any risks of ruptures or anuerisms associated with Scuba diving and this condition? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)

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Dr.   Saurabh Gupta MD

Hi I have lock jaw after scuba diving yesterday. It s happened once before but it de-locked after a few hours. It s now been nearly 24 hours since it happened and its still... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Saurabh Gupta ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.  Sathyadharan Panneer MD

I went SCUBA diving with a rented regulator (the piece you put in your mouth ) on the 25th ... but it is tender when pressure is exerted. My teeth do not hurt, but under my chin behind the jaw bone is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Sathyadharan Panneer ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr.     Jnikolla MD

into convulsing-was put into the chamber on board ship once on land went into chamber again. How long before I can scuba dive 175feet again. How long before I start to feel better. Unable to... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Jnikolla ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Ilir Sharka MD

I had a bypass operation an aneurysm in the right leg..... today my check-up gives a 100% flow and am now back from Acanocoumarol to Ascal the latter being OK for scubadiving (it says..). In the left leg there s a smaller... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Ilir Sharka ( Cardiologist)
Dr. Bindiya Bhaskar MD

checked me out and said I have nothing the voice increased after a second scuba dive at 35 meters ehen I ...I went scuba diving a couple of weeks ago amd here is what happened afterwards... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bindiya Bhaskar ( Dentist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Maheshwari MD

Yes you can do but after discussing with your treating doctor. Pls hit thanks

Dr.     Suresh Heijebu MD

hi..welcome to hcm,you need reduction..thank you

Dr. Ashok Kumar Dash MD

it is lock jaw. generally it happens due to mandibular dislocation which requires reduction. other condition is tetanus, which can be excluded.