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What are the treatment options for inner ear decompression sickness?

The most effective treatment for inner ear decompression sickness (IEDCS) is recompression to a depth deeper than the symptoms first appeared. IEDCS can also be treated by the breathing of pure oxygen. If treatment does not occur, permanent damage to the inner ear and hearing loss can happen.

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