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Pulse oximeter oxygen saturation

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Dr. Rakhi Tayal MD

What causes oxygen saturation to decrease on exertion? I had a PE about 2 years ago and I am ... a pulse oximeter and check it and it goes down to 92 after mild exertion (stairs). At rest it is... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rakhi Tayal ( OBGYN)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

My Dad is 94 and uses oxygen . I checked while awake and it was 94. When he took a nap it dropped to 85. When he woke up it went back to 93. Is this normal? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.    Muhammad Ahmad MD

the pulmonologist is concerned because y diffusion of blood ozygen is around 62???? what does that mean in simple language and how can I improve it with ipf, and otherwise pretty good health @ 81.5? diagnosed 2 yrs. ago... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Muhammad Ahmad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain MD

My oxygen saturation drops below 90% constantly. I have trouble with both my long and short term memory. Can this be the cause? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Luchuo Engelbert Bain ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Priyanka G Raj MD

My toddler (9/16/13 birthday) was sleeping and I heard him breathing a little heavy so I checked him with my pulse and oxygen oximeter and it was 96% . Do I bring him into er with it being that low ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Priyanka G Raj ( Infectious Diseases Specialist)

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Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

I am a generally healthy male age 67. I have had low oxygen saturation rates averaging the high 80 ... bronchoscopy. I sleep with oxygen and do not use it during the day. I do not, and did not, feel... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr. Rimoun Hakim MD

Hi there , This question is about my father , who has pulminary hypertension, aspergillus , on itraconizol and revatio and pred. He is otherwise a healthy 80 year old on o2 24/7. Even on o2 his sat levels drop temporarily... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rimoun Hakim ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Deepak Patel MD

My daughter was born at 24 weeks gestation. She is now 3 weeks old adjusted. She is still on home oxygen. The last few days she has had a few episodes of excessive secretions to the point that she ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Deepak Patel ( Pediatrician)
Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar MD

My child of 2,5 years was diagnosed with RSV infection upon showing respiratory problems (difficulty to breathe) and she was put on respirator. She suffers of asthma as well. Her O2 saturation level improved for a while... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kaushal Bhavsar ( Pulmonologist)
Dr.  Shinas Hussain MD

minute, maximal use of accessory muscles and oxygen saturation of 90% despite supplemental oxygen at 10 ... that are occurring in this client and why his oxygen saturation is 90%? Why... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Shinas Hussain ( General & Family Physician)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Shanthi.E MD

There must be a defect in your lungs or oxygen saturation.

Dr. Shubham Mehta MD

Visit ER immediately. Oxygen saturation is low.

Dr. Jyothi B L MD

Heart rate - 60-100b/min. 95-100% oxygen saturation. Thanks