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Disease Hyperventilation

Name Hyperventilation
Synonym Hyperventilations
Definition A pulmonary ventilation rate faster than is metabolically necessary for the exchange of gases. It is the result of an increased frequency of breathing, an increased tidal volume, or a combination of both. It causes an excess intake of oxygen and the blowing off of carbon dioxide.
Categories Respiratory tract disease | Signs and symptoms
MeSH® ID D006985

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1. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Respiration Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hyperventilation Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesPathological Conditions, Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Signs and Symptoms Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Signs and Symptoms, Respiratory Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Hyperventilation Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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