alveolar oxygen pressure

alveolar oxygen pressure

[al′vē·ə·lər ′äk·sə·jən ‚presh·ər]
(physiology)
The oxygen pressure in the alveoli; the value is about 105 mmHg.
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Similarly, above 25,000 feet the pressure available is lower than the pressure required inside your lungs to get the sufficient alveolar oxygen pressure you need to use positive-pressure breathing.
mmHg, the alveolar oxygen pressure drop to 94 mmHg, and the arterial