Origin of asphyxia
OTHER WORDS FROM asphyxiaas·phyx·i·al, adjective
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH asphyxiaasphyxia , asphyxiation
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How to use asphyxia in a sentence
“When the mom has covid and ends up with breathing problems, the baby could go into asphyxia in utero,” Pinheiro says.Brazil’s most vulnerable are struggling to survive the stress of covid|Jill Langlois|June 25, 2021|MIT Technology Review
The legislation precludes most parents from suing their doctor and hospital in the event their child is born with severe brain damage as the result of oxygen deprivation or asphyxia during delivery.Florida Program to Aid Brain-Damaged Infants Publicly Embraces Reforms It Once Fought|by Carol Marbin Miller and Daniel Chang, Miami Herald|May 5, 2021|ProPublica
In their opening statement, prosecutors said they would make the case that Floyd died of asphyxia, or insufficient oxygen, which was not mentioned in the county report.
Langenfeld said that based on the information he had, asphyxia was “more likely than other possibilities” to have caused Floyd’s cardiac arrest.
The law bars parents like Jean and Ruth Jacques from pursuing lawsuits against doctors and hospitals when a baby is born with catastrophic, even fatal, brain damage from oxygen deprivation or asphyxia during childbirth.She Can’t Sue Her Doctor Over Her Baby’s Death. When She Spoke Out, She Was Silenced Again.|by Carol Marbin Miller and Daniel Chang, Miami Herald|April 9, 2021|ProPublica
Homicidal violence including blunt force injury, sharp force injury, asphyxia, and gunshot wounds cannot be excluded.Autopsies on Hannah Anderson’s Family Bring Police No Closer to a Motive|Christine Pelisek|September 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
A doctor in Benghazi said Stevens died of "severe asphyxia" from smoke inhalation that had caused bleeding in his lungs.
Madame Rondet has, in the present century, invented a tube to be used in cases of restoration from asphyxia.The College, the Market, and the Court|Caroline H. Dall
It is feared that a sudden rush of science to the female brain would produce asphyxia in the female heart.A New Atmosphere|Gail Hamilton
During asphyxia by submersion the higher consciousness enters into a minute study of the life now running to its close.Reincarnation|Th. Pascal
Of course he walked directly into the opening, and was dragged out in a condition of asphyxia.Out of the Hurly-Burly|Charles Heber Clark
He had been buried by decomposed rock, and had died from asphyxia.The Comstock Club|Charles Carroll Goodwin