anemic anoxia

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a·ne·mic an·ox·i·a

a term formerly considered synonymous with anemic hypoxia, but now reserved for extremely severe cases in which oxygen and functional erythrocyte volume are almost completely lacking.

a·ne·mic an·o·xia

(ă-nē'mik an-ok'sē-ă)
Anemic hypoxia in which oxygen is almost completely lacking.
Synonym(s): anaemic anoxia, anaemic anoxia.
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