Postflight Medical Problems in Apollo Crews[1]

 

Diagnosis

Etiology

Cases

Barotitis media

Eustachian tube blockage

7

Folliculitis, right anterior chest

Bacterial

1

Gastroenteritis

Bacterial

1

Herpetic lesion, lip

Herpes virus

1

Influenza syndrome

Influenza B virus

Undetermined

Influenza A virus

1

1

1

Laceration of the forehead

Trauma

1

Rhinorrhea, mild

Fiberglass particle

1

Papular lesions, parasacral

Bacteria

1

Prostatitis

Undetermined

2

Pulpitis, tooth No. 7

 

1

Pustules, eyelids

 

1

Rhinitis

Viral

3

Acute maxillary sinusitis

Bacterial

1

Ligamentous strain, right shoulder

 

1

Urinary tract infection

Pseudomonas

1

Vestibular dysfunction, mild

 

1

Rhinitis and pharyngitis

Influenza B virus

1

Rhinitis and secondary bronchitis

Beta-streptococcus (not group A)

1

Contact dermatitis

Fiberglass

Beta cloth

Micropore tape

1

1

6

Subungual hemorrhages, finger nails

Trauma

3


[1]Biomedical Results of Apollo, SP-368.

 

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