1An abnormally low concentration of oxygen in the blood.
More example sentences
- The patients with the worst lung function experienced more severe nocturnal hypoxemia with exacerbations.
- However, the mechanism of hypoxemia in liver disease may not be simple.
- In addition to the effects of hypoxemia, a major factor is excessive loading of the inspiratory muscles.
Definition of hypoxemia in:
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