alkalemia


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Noun1.alkalemia - a blood disorder characterized by a lower concentration of hydrogen ions in the blood (which rises above 7.45 on the pH scale)alkalemia - a blood disorder characterized by a lower concentration of hydrogen ions in the blood (which rises above 7.45 on the pH scale)
blood disease, blood disorder - a disease or disorder of the blood
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al·ka·le·mia

n. alcalemia, exceso de alcalinidad en la sangre.
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Radiographs were unremarkable and alkalemia due to primary respiratory alkalosis was apparent in the arterial blood gases analysis results (Table 1).
Incidence of metabolic alkalemia in hospitalized patients.
The basic method involves classifying the arterial pH as Normal, Acidemia or Alkalemia and then assessing the PaC[O.
This section also now states that "serum alkalinization with intravenous sodium bicarbonate and hyperventilation [as needed] should be instituted in patients manifesting significant toxicity such as QRS widening," and that "dysrhythmias despite adequate alkalemia may respond to overdrive pacing, beta-agonist infusions, and magnesium therapy"