blood gas analysis

n.

The measurement of the partial pressure of oxygen and carbon dioxide concentrations in blood.

Nearby words

  1. blood doping,
  2. blood dyscrasia,
  3. blood feud,
  4. blood fluke,
  5. blood gas,
  6. blood group,
  7. blood group antigen,
  8. blood group-specific substances a and b,
  9. blood grouping,
  10. blood groups


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