Confused and have questions? We’ve got answers. With Chegg Study, you can get step-by-step solutions to your questions from an expert in the field. If you rather get 1:1 study help, try 30 minutes of free online tutoring with Chegg Tutors.

Monges disease

From Biology-Online Dictionary
Jump to: navigation, search

Monge's disease --> chronic mountain sickness

Loss of high altitude tolerance after prolonged exposure (e.g., by residence), characterised by extreme polycythemia, exaggerated hypoxaemia, and reduced mental and physical capacity; relieved by descent.

Synonym: altitude erythraemia, chronic soroche, monge's disease.