eupnea

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eupnea

[′yüp·nē·ə]
(physiology)
Normal or easy respiration rhythm.
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The pathophysiological mechanisms are multifactorial including low cardiac output leading to a prolonged time of pulmonary venous blood to reach the central or peripheral chemoreceptors, low lung volume, pulmonary congestion, augmented chemoreceptor sensitivity, and the narrow difference between the eupneic [P.sub.a]C[O.sub.2] and the apneic (or hypoventilatory) threshold [27,122, 123, 225-235].
In IM4 (n = 1), animal 10 was in a good general state and was eupneic after we implanted the prosthesis and replaced a tracheal segment.
Thus, ventilation remains slightly below the baseline, eupneic average.
Four days after admission, the patient was afebrile and eupneic. A pale macular rash was still present on the trunk.