Hypoxia

What is Hypoxia?

Decrease below normal levels of oxygen in inspired gases, arterial blood, or tissue, without reaching anoxia.

Questions and answers on "Hypoxia"

I am 84 years old on meds for enlarged prostate. My penis seems to be shrinking or the foreskin is expanding, What could cause that? YYYY@YYYY...

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Brief Answer:
It is due to penile hypoxia.

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Thanks for query .
Based on the facts that you have been detected to have...

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my mother is 92 pas 3 weeks she sleep about 18 19 hours per day, she wake up for breakfast and lunch and every time I go to her and talk to her...

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Brief Answer:
Hypoxia may cause increased drowsiness

Detailed Answer:
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Dear Ms

Old age and...

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Am on oxygen almost 24/7 with pulmonary fibrosis and on the new medicine Embriot(?) what kind of life expectancy can I expect? 78 now. If I take...

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Brief Answer:
Normal life is not possible in your case.

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