Pulse oximetry

What is Pulse oximetry?

This is the device which detects the oxygen tension in capillaries (Oxygen saturation).

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I'm a non-smoking 22 y/o male who's been through a battery of medical tests trying to find out what's wrong with me, and trying to...

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No need to worry for lung cancer.

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What is pulse oximetry?

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Its a graphical representation of red blood cells oxygen saturation

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Well pulse oximetry...

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I am a 78 year old female who has AFib which is controlled with medication. I also have moderate pulmonary hypertension. I have mild anxiety and I...

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A pulse oximetry monitoring advisable.

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