Translation of hyperventilate in Spanish:
- I think I'm going to hyperventilate! [colloquial]¡creo que me va a dar un soponcio! [colloquial]Example sentences
- In times of extreme stress, people may shake uncontrollably, hyperventilate (breathe faster and deeper than normal) or even vomit.
- Subjects may hyperventilate for several minutes before diving to increase underwater time.
- These changes contribute to the high anion gap that hyperventilating patients may demonstrate, as observed initially in this patient.
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