hypercarbia


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hy·per·cap·ni·a

(hī'pĕr-kap'nē-ă),
Abnormally increased arterial carbon dioxide tension.
Synonym(s): hypercarbia
[hyper- + G. kapnos, smoke, vapor]

hypercarbia

/hy·per·car·bia/ (-kahr´be-ah) hypercapnia.

hypercarbia

hy·per·cap·ni·a

(hī'pĕr-kap'nē-ă)
Abnormally increased arterial carbon dioxide tension.
Synonym(s): hypercarbia.
[hyper- + G. kapnos, smoke, vapor]

hypercarbia

hypercapnia.

hypercapnia, hypercarbia

excess of carbon dioxide in the blood, indicated by an elevated Pco2 as determined by blood gas analysis, and resulting in respiratory acidosis.
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