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What does hypemic hypoxia mean?

Hypoxia is a state in which your body lacks oxygen, causing  disorientation. Hypemic Hypoxia is a type of hypoxia in which the  lack of oxygen is caused by an inability of y (MORE)
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What is the function of erythropoietin in response to hypoxia?

Erythropoietin triggers more red blood cells to be produced in the bone marrow. Red blood cells carry oxygen throughout the body, therefore if there are more red blood cells t (MORE)

What is hypoxia?

Hypoxia is low oxygen supply to the body's tissues/cells. Many underlying conditions could cause insufficient oxygen supply. These conditions usually affect the red blood cel (MORE)

What are signs of hypoxia?

Signs of Hypoxia • Poor coordination • Rapid breathing • Poor judgment • Cyanosis ( the skin turns blue in color) • Lassitude/ Lethargy Symptoms of Hypox (MORE)
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Signs and symptoms of hypoxia?

if hypoxia develops gradually symptoms include altitude sickness,  light headedness, fatigues, numbness, tingling of extremities,  nausea and anorexia. In severe hypoxia ata (MORE)

How does carbon monoxide vsudr hypoxia?

The Heme in the red blood cell has almost 200 times the affinity for CO than for O2. This means that when lots of CO is present, it will displace the O2 on the Heme binding ci (MORE)