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Hyperventilation tetany

Hyperventilation tetany

tetany caused by forced overbreathing, due to a reduction in CO2in the blood.

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dangers of acidosis and alkalosis in the blood

... Respiratory alkalosis is caused by lower carbon dioxide levels. Hyperventilation (increased rate of breathing) causes the body to lose carbon ... or coma) * Muscle twitching * Hand tremor * Prolonged muscle spasms (tetany) * Nausea, vomiting * Numbness or tingling in the face or extremities ...

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by b_d_41501
Fri May 13, 2005 4:37 pm
Forum: Human Biology
Topic: dangers of acidosis and alkalosis in the blood
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