Outlook good after swimming-related lung problem

Fri, 25 Aug 2006 12:57 AM EST

... NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A few people are prone to develop fluid build-up in the lungs -- that is, pulmonary edema -- after swimming, either on the surface or while scuba diving. Now, a team of physicians has shown that there are apparently no long-term consequences from the condition, once individuals recover. ...