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noun - plural: acapnias

  1. a state in which the level of carbon dioxide in the blood is lower than normal; can result from deep or rapid breathing

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Google previewThe Dental Cosmos (1913)

by J. D. White, John Hugh McQuillen, George Jacob Ziegler, James William White, Edward Cameron Kirk, Lovick Pierce Anthony

Acapnia means deficient carbon dioxid in the body; it is produced clinically by pain, ether, excitement, sorrow, fear, and rapid artificial respiration, all of which cause excessive respiration — hyperpncea — with a consequent elimination of ...

Google previewMedical Terminology For Dummies (2015)

by Beverley Henderson, Jennifer Lee Dorsey

Acapnia is the absence or less than normal level of carbon dioxide in blood, whereas anoxia is the absence of oxygen in the blood.

Google previewThe Journal of Biological Chemistry (1921)

we have demonstrated the same beneficial effects on men in the depression following prolonged etherizations, in which condition also acapnia is a factor. The view now receiving general assent, that asphyxia mav cause ...

Google previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (1998)

by Edward Boden

ACAPNIA is a condition of diminished carbon dioxide in the blood. ACARICIDE A parasiticide effective against mites and ticks. ACARUS A forage mite only accidentally parasitic (see MITES). ACCIDENTAL SELF-INJECTION This has led to ...

Google previewConcise Colour Medical Dictionary (2015)

by Elizabeth Martin

acapnia. (hypocapnia) n. a condition in which there is an abnormally low concentration of carbon dioxide in the blood. This may be caused by breathing that is exceptionally deep in relation to the physical activity of the individual.

Google previewPocket Medical Dictionary (1999)

by B. Jain Publishers Staff

ACAPNIA Absinthism ab-sinth'-izm. A disease showing mental deterioration and muscular debility, due to the excessive use of absinthe. Absinth'ium. Wormwood, the leaves and tops of Artemisia absinthium; cardiac stimulant and stomachic ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

acapnia acceptance of individuality Acanthosis nigricans (Glynn and Drake, 2012 ) acapnia /akap′′nē·ə/, blood. AC/A ratio, (in ophthalmology) the proportion between accommodative convergence (AC) and accommodation (A), or the ...

Google previewMosby's Medical Dictionary (2016)

by Mosby

acapnia acceptance of individuality Acanthosis nigricans (Glynn and Drake, 2012 ) acapnia /akap′′nē·ə/, blood. AC/A ratio, (in ophthalmology) the proportion between accommodative convergence (AC) and accommodation (A), or the ...

Google previewDictionary of Veterinary Nursing (2016)

by Sue Guthrie, Denis Richard Lane, Sian Griffith

acapnia Decrease (strictly, the absence) in the carbon dioxide content. A.

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

acapnia decrease of carbon dioxide in the blood. acarapisosisadiseaseofthe adult honeybee (Apis mellifera)and possiblyother Apisspecies causedby the honey bee tracheal mite ...

Google previewCRC Dictionary of Agricultural Sciences (2001)

by Robert Alan Lewis

acapnia. a state of reduced carbon dioxide in the circulating blood. Acari. Acarina. acarian. acarine. acariasis (acaridiasis; acarinosis). any disease of plants or animals caused by ticks or ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2013)

by Mosby

acapnia ACZA ratio acarbia acarbose acardia acardius acephalus acardius acormus acardius amorphus acariasis acarid acarodermatitis acarophobia acaudal acc Acc ACC accelerated idiojunctional rhythm accelerated idioventricular rhythm ...

Google previewThe International Encyclopedia of Surgery (1888)

A Systematic Treatise on the Theory and Practice of Surgery by John Ashhurst

The acapnia Is not often broken, partly by reason of its mobility, and Sartly because of the degree of protection afforded to its flat portions by the iyera of muscle in which it is imbedded, while its spine, its neck, and the coracoid process , are but ...

Google previewMosby's Dental Dictionary (2013)

by Mosby

acapnia (akap′nēə), n a condition ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Acapnia A marked decrease of ...

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Video shows what acapnia means. The state in which the level of carbon dioxide in the blood is lower than normal.. acapnia synonyms: hypocapnia. Acapnia ...

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