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Related to stagnant anoxia: intrapartum hypoxia
stagnant hypoxia severe enough to result in the absence of oxygen in tissues.
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stag·nant a·nox·i·a(stag'nănt ă-nok'sē-ă)
1. The disorder when severe enough to result in the absence of oxygen in tissues.
2. A condition in which blood flow in the capillaries is inadequate, thus decreasing oxygen exchange; associated wtih shock and thrombosis.
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