Pneumomediastinum in a snorkelling diver
- 1Caye Caulker Clinic, Belize Medial Associates Ltd, Belize City, Belize
- 2Cardiology Department, Homerton Hospital, Maldon, Essex, UK
- Correspondence to Dr Raphael Teatino,
Pneumomediastinum is an uncommon disorder seen in shallow water divers. The authors present the case of a 25-year-old who sustained a pneumomediastinum while snorkelling; his presentation, investigation results, treatment and response.
Competing interests None.
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