anoxemia


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an·ox·e·mi·a

 (ăn′ŏk-sē′mē-ə)
n.
An abnormal reduction in the oxygen content of the blood.


an′ox·e′mic adj.

an•ox•e•mi•a

(ˌæn ɒkˈsi mi ə)

n.
a deficiency of oxygen in the arterial blood.
[1885–90; an-1 + ox (ygen) + -emia]
an`ox•e′mic, adj.

anoxemia

a lowering of the normal level of oxygen in the blood, of ten experienced at high altitudes.
See also: Blood and Blood Vessels
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.anoxemia - abnormally low oxygen content in arterial bloodanoxemia - abnormally low oxygen content in arterial blood
pathology - any deviation from a healthy or normal condition
Translations

an·ox·e·mi·a

n. anoxemia, insuficiencia de oxígeno en la sangre.
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1947) The respiratory responses to anoxemia of unanesthetized dogs with chronically denervated aortic and carotid chemoreceptors and their causes.
He discontinued his own research on anoxemia and turned all the resources of his laboratory over to the new work.