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Definition of the noun alkalemia
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- a blood disorder characterized by a lower concentration of hydrogen ions in the blood (which rises above 7.45 on the pH scale)
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by Goswami Deepti, Bhasin Sangeeta, Batra Swaraj
Acidemia/alkalemia: Refers to H+ state or pH. • Acidemia is an in H+ and a in arterial pH • Alkalemia is a in H+ and an in arterial pH Acidosis/alkalosis: A pathologic process that tends to accumulate acid or alkali but does not ...
Campbell-Walsh Urology (2011)
by Alan J. Wein, Louis R. Kavoussi, Andrew C. Novick, Alan W. Partin, Craig A. Peters
Alkalemia is a blood pH of greater than 7.44. Acidosis is an abnormal condition or process that would lower arterial pH if no other condition existed, and alkalosis is a condition that would raise pH. The basic information required to diagnose an ...
The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children by Kathryn L. McCance, Sue E. Huether
Alkalemia is a state in which the pH of arterial blood is greater than 7.45. A systemic decrease in hydrogen ion concentration or an excess of base is termed alkalosis. Acidbase imbalances may have a metabolic or respiratory etiology or may ...
by Linda S. Costanzo
42, it is called alkalemia. The pH range compatible with life is 6.8 to 8.0. The mechanisms that contribute to maintaining pH in the normal range include buffering of Hþ in both extracellular fluid (ECF) and ...
by David Windus
Alkalemia is a decrease in the [H"] or an increase in the blood pH. Measurement of blood pH using an arterial blood gas (ABG) is optimally determined on blood drawn anaerobically in a heparinized syringe. The blood pH should be measured ...
Essential Medical Physiology (2003)
by Leonard R. Johnson
is called alkalemia and it suggests the presence of an alkalosis as the primary disorder. However, the plasma pH may also be in the normal range if there are offsetting primary acid–base disorders. section. 31.
by Steven Cheng, Anitha Vijayan
Alkalemia is a decrease in the [H+] and a rise in the pH. Classification. •. Acid and base disturbances are generally classified by the genesis of the disorder. ○ Changes in the pCO2 are referred to as “Respiratory” processes. □ A decrease in ...
by Ali Altalag, Jeremy Road, Pearce Wilcox
• Alkalemia is an elevation of the final extracellular fluid ...
Blueprints Medicine (2010)
by William A. Kormos, Davoren A. Chick
The term acidemia refers to a decrease in blood pH from normal, whereas alkalemia refers to an abnormal increase in blood pH. These terms are particularly useful when referring to mixed acid-base disturbances, when the direction of pH ...
Foundations of Anesthesia (2006)
Basic Sciences for Clinical Practice by Hugh C. Hemmings, Philip M. Hopkins
alkalemia. Alkalosis is an abnormal condition that tends to increase blood pH. Alkalemia is a blood pH greater than 7.45. NORMAL. PHYSIOLOGY. Henderson–Hasselbalch. equation. The relationship between pH and buffer ...
by Percy Russell, Anita Williams
alkalemia. As human blood increases above pH 7.4, it becomes more alkaline and the condition is called alkalemia.
With 213 Tables by Florian Lang
WAGNER Institute of Physiology and Zurich Center for Integrative Human Physiology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland Synonyms Alcalosis; Alkalemia Definition and Characteristics Alkalosis is ...
Mosby's Dental Dictionary (2007)
alkalosis, respiratory, n alkalemia produced by hypoventilation. Plasmabicarbonate is thereforedecreased in respiratoryalkalosis but raisedin ...
by Robert A. Ronzio
alkalemia A blood condition characterized by ...
Mosby's Medical Dictionary (2013)
alkalemia alkylation alkalemia [Ar, al + galiy, wood ash; Gk, haima, blood], increased pH of the blood, above the normal range of 7.35 to 7.45. Also spelled alkalaemia. alkali /al'koli/ [Ar, al + galiy, wood ash], a compound with the chemical ...
by Mosby, Inc
alkalemia alkylation alkalemia [Ar, al + galiy, wood ash; Gk, haima, blood], increased pH of the blood, above the normal range of 7.35 to 7.45. Also spelled alkalaemia. alkali /al′kəlī/ [Ar, al + galiy, wood ash], a compound with the chemical ...
by Pei-Show Juo
Alkalemia A ...
Alice in Wonderland syndrome alienation alignment aliment alimentation Alimta aliphatic aliphatic acid aliphatic alcohol aliskiren alitretinoin alkalemia M alkali burn alkaline ash alkaline ash-producing foods alkaline bath alkaline phosphatase ...
The Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Sports Nutrition (2013)
by Ronald J. Maughan
Similarly,the degreeof alkalemia prior to exercise could not account for theindividual differencesin exercise capacity, although exercise affected bloodmarkers differently between participants whoimproved and those who didnot.
by UN Panda
or intake of bicarbonate and compensatory mechanisms may fail thereby leading to alkalemia. Alkaptonuria Urinary excretion of alkaptone bodies (e.g. homogentisic acid) which cause ...
alkalemia (él'ké-lé'mI-é) N. state of higher than normal alkalinity in the blood ( representing a lower concentration of hydrogen ions), state in which the pH of the ...
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
Also spelt alkalemia. alkali/alމkۑlƯ/ [Ar, al+ galiy, wood ash], a compound with the chemical characteristics of a base. It reacts with an acid to form a salt, as for example when potassium hydroxide reacts with hydrochloric acid to form ...
by Robert Alan Lewis
alkalemia. excessive alkalinity of blood, ...
by Robert Alan Lewis
alkalemia, excessive alkalinity of blood, as reflected in ...
by Laurence Urdang
('umpui'¢' alkalemia. acid-etch technique a technique for bonding resin-based restorative materials to the enamel of teeth: it is used to retain and seal the margins of *fillings. to retain brackets of fixed *orthodoiitic appliances. and to retain ...
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