respiratory acidosis


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Related to respiratory acidosis: respiratory alkalosis, metabolic acidosis, metabolic alkalosis

respiratory acidosis

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Noun1.respiratory acidosis - acidosis resulting from reduced gas exchange in the lungs (as in emphysema or pneumonia); excess carbon dioxide combines with water to form carbonic acid which increases the acidity of the blood
acidosis - abnormally high acidity (excess hydrogen-ion concentration) of the blood and other body tissues
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res·pi·ra·to·ry ac·i·do·sis

n. acidosis respiratoria, causada por retención de dióxido de carbono debido a hipoventilación.
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This hypercapnia, and the resultant respiratory acidosis, was accepted as part of the management strategy.
The cholecystectomy was never performed because on hospital day 2, the patient became tachypneic and had respiratory acidosis accompanied by hypotension and oliguria.
Before treatment with the device, all 12 patients were hypoxemic and hypercapnic and had respiratory acidosis.
An arterial blood gas analysis revealed severely decompensated respiratory acidosis.
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