Cutis marmorata as a manifestation of decompression illness

  • Antonio Villa | Medical Examiner Divers (MED), Milan, Italy.
  • Mara Fiocchi Medical Examiner Divers (MED), Milan, Italy.


We present imagines of skin lesions due to a decompression illness (known as cutis marmorata). These alterations are usually transient, but they could be a warning sign of a more severe manifestation of decompression illness.



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Cutis marmorata, decompression illness, scuba diving
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Villa, A., & Fiocchi, M. (2020). <i>Cutis marmorata</i&gt; as a manifestation of decompression illness. Emergency Care Journal, 16(3).