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Definition of the noun acapnia

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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 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 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 previewBlack's Veterinary Dictionary (2015)

Acapnia. Acapnia is a condition of diminished carbon dioxide in the blood. Acardia. The congenital absence of the heart.

Google previewConcise 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 previewConcise Dictionary of Modern Medicine (2010)

by Joseph Segen

acapnia. Hypocapnia; decreased CO2 in blood. Cf Hypercapnia. Acapulco. gold. Drug slang Marijuana from southwestern Mexico See Marijuana. ACAS. Cardiology A clinical trial–Asymptomatic Carotid Atherosclerosis Study which evaluated ...

Google previewBlack's Student Veterinary Dictionary (2017)

Acapnia. Acapnia is a condition of diminished carbon dioxide in the blood. Acardia. The congenital absence of the heart. Acardiacus. A parasitic twin without a heart, utilising the circulation of its twin. Acardius. A parasitic twin without a heart, ...

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 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 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 Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions - E-Book (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 previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Acapnia A marked decrease of ...

Google previewDictionary of Veterinary Nursing (2007)

by Denis Richard Lane, Sue Guthrie, Sian Griffith

acapnia Decrease in the carbon dioxide content of the blood; see alsoHYPOCAPNIA. acaricide Medical substanceusedto kill offsurface ...

Google previewHow to Say it and Write it Correctly Now: The Ultimate Reference Book, Containing Practical Grammar, Punctuation, & Spelling Rules, Homonyms, Medical Terms, Layperson's Legal Dictionary, Major Art Terms -- And More! (2005)

by Santo J. Aurelio

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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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