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compensated acidosis

compensated acidosis in Medicine

compensated acidosis com·pen·sat·ed acidosis (kŏm'pən-sā'tĭd)
Acidosis in which the pH of body fluids is normal due to compensation by respiratory or renal mechanisms.

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