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Definition of the noun anemic hypoxia
What does anemic hypoxia mean as a name of something?
- hypoxia resulting from a decreased concentration of hemoglobin
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by Diana M. Goodwin
ANEMIC HYPOXIA: hypoxia due to reduction of the oxygen-carrying capacity of the blood as a result of a decrease in the total hemoglobin or an alteration of the hemoglobin constituents. ANENCEPHALY: absence of cerebral hemispheres, ...
by Jeffrey Wayne Vincoli
Anemic hypoxia is the reduction of the oxygen-carrying capacity of the blood as a result of a decrease in the total hemoglobin or as the result of an alteration of the hemoglobin constituents. hypsokinesis A backward swaying or falling in erect ...
by Thomas Lathrop Stedman
see anemic hypoxia. anaemic infarct [Br.] see anemic infarct.
Encyclopedia of Toxicology (2005)
by Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert Hakkinen, Michael Kamrin, Betty Locey, Harihara M. Mehendale, Carey Pope, Lee Shugart
As aresult ofhemoglobin'shigh relative affinity for carbon monoxidecomparedto oxygen and the resulting production of carboxyhemoglobin, decreased delivery ofoxygen to tissuesoccurs, resulting in anemic hypoxia and metabolicand ...
by Houghton Mifflin Company, American Heritage
See anemic hypoxia. anemic hypoxian. Hypoxia resulting from a decreased concentration of functional hemoglobin or a reduced number of erythrocytes. anemic murmur n. A nonvalvular murmur heard on auscultation of the heart and large ...
Dictionary of Toxicology (2014)
by Ernest Hodgson, Michael Roe
Anemic hypoxia is characterized by a lower than normal oxygencarrying capacity with normal arterial pO2 and blood flow. It is due primarily to agents that affect the oxygen-carrying capacity of hemoglobin, such as carbon dioxide, or chemicals ...
anemic hypoxia. anoxic a. anoxia resulting from interference with the source of oxygen. Cf. hypoxic hypoxia. histotoxic a. particularly severe histotoxic hypoxia . myocardial a. failure of coronary blood flow to keep up with myocardial needs.
A Concise and Up-to-date Guide to Medical Terms by Houghton Mifflin Company
anemic hypoxia n. Hypoxia resulting from a decreased concentration of functional hemoglobin or a reduced number of erythrocytes. anemic murmur n. A nonvalvulat murmur heatd on auscultation of the heatt and latge ...
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