CO2 narcosis | definition of CO2 narcosis by Medical dictionary
hypoventilation coma (redirected from CO2 narcosis)
coma seen with advanced lung failure and resultant hypoventilation.
hy·po·ven·ti·la·tion co·ma (hīpō-venti-lāshŭn kōmă)
Coma seen with advanced lung failure and resultant hypoventilation.
Synonym(s): CO2 narcosis
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We would like to report the bispectral index (BIS) reading on a patient with CO2 narcosis
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