hyperventilation


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hy·per·ven·ti·la·tion

 (hī′pər-vĕn′tl-ā′shən)
n.
Abnormally fast or deep respiration, which results in the loss of carbon dioxide from the blood, thereby causing a fall in blood pressure, tingling of the extremities, and sometimes fainting.
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hyperventilation

(ˌhaɪpəˌvɛntɪˈleɪʃən)
n
(Pathology) an increase in the depth, duration, and rate of breathing, sometimes resulting in cramp and dizziness
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hy•per•ven•ti•la•tion

(ˌhaɪ pərˌvɛn tlˈeɪ ʃən)

n.
prolonged rapid or deep breathing, resulting in excessive oxygen levels in the blood often with accompanying dizziness, chest pain, and tingling of extremities.
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Noun1.hyperventilation - an increased depth and rate of breathing greater than demanded by the body needs; can cause dizziness and tingling of the fingers and toes and chest pain if continued
breathing, external respiration, respiration, ventilation - the bodily process of inhalation and exhalation; the process of taking in oxygen from inhaled air and releasing carbon dioxide by exhalation
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Translations

hyperventilation

[ˌhaɪpərvɛntɪˈleɪʃən] nhyperventilation f
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hyperventilation

[ˌhaɪpəˌvɛntɪˈleɪʃn] n (Med) → iperventilazione f
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hy·per·ven·ti·la·tion

n. hiperventilación, respiración excesivamente rápida y profunda con expiración del aire igualmente rápida.
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hyperventilation

n hiperventilación f
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References in periodicals archive ?
As a result of or in conjunction with this, children develop functional breathing disorders such as mouth breathing, breathing pattern disorders, sleep-disordered breathing, sleep apnoea, hyperventilation and hypoventilation.
(5) described two patients who experienced severe agitation and hyperventilation after coronary angiography.
Exercise-dependent and independent hyperventilation is associated with cooling and drying of the airway mucosa (2,7).
Historically, hyperventilation has been delivered manually (MHI) using a resuscitation reservoir bag.
They found that some of the potential risks include an increase of hyperventilation, repeated neurological injury, use of anabolic steroids, use of highly caffeinated energy drinks and an increase in obesity of young players.
By self-inducement of hyperventilation to the point of dizziness and then through a set of biological reactions, euphoria.
Consider whether your patient will be able to sustain hyperventilation that is spurred by hypoxia while on the airplane.
* Ventilation: Use of hyperventilation should be minimized, and limited to those patients exhibiting evidence of herniation.
"I had to find a balance between going too fast, in which case I might drown due to hyperventilation, and going too slowly - and risk dying of hypothermia."
These symptoms can be directly related to the respiratory problem of Over-Breathing or Hyperventilation. Learning Buteyko breathing is an effective and entirely natural method to stop the suffering.