alkalemia


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alkalemia

[‚al·kə′lēm·ē·ə]
(medicine)
An increase in blood pH above normal levels.
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Alkalemia => PaCO2 is low but HCO3- is in normal range => Uncompensated Respiratory Alkalosis Advanced Assessment.
26) Finally, the coexistent alkalemia could also have influenced potassium homeos tasis by promoting potassium entry into cells.
Basic Assessment: Alkalemia [right arrow] PaCO2 is low and HCO3- has decreased as compensation [right arrow] Partly Compensated Respiratory Alkalosis