carboxyhemoglobin


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car·box·y·he·mo·glo·bin

 (kär-bŏk′sē-hē′mə-glō′bĭn)
n.
The compound that is formed when inhaled carbon monoxide combines with hemoglobin, binding more tightly than oxygen and rendering the hemoglobin incapable of transporting oxygen.
Translations

car·box·y·he·mo·glo·bin

n. carboxihemoglobina, combinación de monóxido de carbono y hemoglobina que desplaza el oxígeno e interrumpe la función oxidante de la sangre.
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TABLE 4 Decedent Carboxyhemoglobin and Environmental Carbon Monoxide Levels (n = 32), New York City, 2005-2013 (October-April) Variable n Mean SD Minimum Maximum Carboxyhemoglobin 28 61 14 35 83 blood level (%) Environmental carbon 6 372 168 200 642 monoxide level (ppm)
Carboxyhemoglobin concentrations in smokers of sheesha and cigarettes in Saudi Arabia.
Relation between workplace accidents and the levels of carboxyhemoglobin in motorcycle taxi drivers.
A co-oxymeter is a spectrophotometer that measures light absorption at four different wavelengths and thus differentiates various forms of hemoglobin (oxyhemoglobin, deoxyhemoglobin, methemoglobin, and carboxyhemoglobin) (6).
In the emergency room, work-up includes CMP, CBC, troponin, arterial blood gas (ABG), and carboxyhemoglobin (COHb) level.
Kikuchi et al., "Utility of the Measurement of Carboxyhemoglobin Level at the Site of Acute Carbon Monoxide Poisoning in Rural Areas," Scientifica, vol.
We previously reported that arterial carboxyhemoglobin (CO-Hb, the end-product of heme metabolism) levels are elevated in patients with ILD, particularly during an AE, and these levels have been shown to correlate with parameters that reflect lung inflammation [19].
Initial labs revealed a WBC count of 21,000 with polymorphonuclear predominance of 81%, an elevated creatinine of 1.5mg/dL with no known baseline, BUN of 10mg/dL, GFR of 54 mL/min/1.73 [m.sup.2], lactic acidosis, creatine kinase of 350 U/L, and a carboxyhemoglobin level of 3.1%.