compensated respiratory alkalosis

com·pen·sat·ed res·pi·ra·to·ry al·ka·lo·sis

increased excretion of acid ions by the kidney to minimize the effect on blood pH of excessive loss of carbon dioxide through the lungs, such as occurs with hyperventilation.

com·pen·sat·ed res·pi·ra·to·ry al·ka·lo·sis

(kompĕn-sā-tĕd respir-ă-tōr-ē alkă-lōsis)
Increased excretion of acid ions by the kidney to minimize the effect on blood pH of excessive loss of carbon dioxide through the lungs.
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Alkalemia => PaC02 is low and HC03-has decreased as compensation => Partly Compensated Respiratory Alkalosis
Basic Assessment: Alkalemia [right arrow] PaCO2 is low and HCO3- has decreased as compensation [right arrow] Partly Compensated Respiratory Alkalosis