Dictionary » A » Abg

Abg

Abg --> arterial blood gas

a test which analyses arterial blood for oxygen, carbon dioxide and bicarbonate content in addition to blood ph. Used to test the effectiveness of respiration.

Acronym: abg


Please contribute to this project, if you have more information about this term feel free to edit this page



This page was last modified 21:16, 3 October 2005. This page has been accessed 1,629 times. 
What links here | Related changes | Permanent link