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Hypoxemia review


Low arterial O2 tension and is associated with hypoxia Hypoxemia
Inadequate O2 at the tissue cells, low arterial O2 tension Hypoxic
Low or inadequate O2 for cellular metabolism Hypoxia
O2 carrying capacity of hemoglobin is inadequate Anemic Hypoxia
amount of O2 in blood can't meet tissue needs Circulatory Hypoxia
impaired ability of the tissue cells to metabolize o2 Histotoxic Hypoxia
Blue-bray or purplish discoloration on mucus membrane Cyanosis
increase in levels of RBCs, cause thick blood Polycythemia
Created by: latoswats