hyperpnea

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hyperpnea

[‚hī·pər′nē·ə]
(medicine)
Increase in depth and rate of respiration.
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One hour after admission, the patient developed signs of cardiogenic shock: hypotension (85/40 mmHg), sinus tachycardia (142 bpm), polypnea (28 cycles/min), and GCS score of 12.
He presented with a severe hypoxemia with polypnea (arterial blood gazes showed a PaO2 50 mmHg, arterial lactate 2.6mmol/l, and a SpO2 at 85% in ambient air).
In clinical examination, heart rate was 96bpm and polypnea was at 26 cpm, with condensation syndrome of all the left hemithorax.
The respiratory symptoms (cough, sputum, polypnea, gasp, dyspnea), limitation of motion (daily life, household duties, entertainment, sports), disease impacts (social contact, emotion, anxiety) and St.
Unfortunately, the patient developed polypnea on the sixth postoperative day when large amounts of saliva were found in the anocelia drainage tube.