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Respiratory alkalosis

respiratory alkalosis

The alkalosis resulting from abnormal loss of cO2 produced by hyperventilation, either active or passive, with concomitant reduction in arterial plasma bicarbonate concentration.

See: compensated alkalosis.

Synonym: acapnial alkalosis.


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