overventilation

n. excess ventilation, excess aeration

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • overventilation — n. * * * …   Universalium

  • overventilation — SYN: hyperventilation. * * * over·ven·ti·la·tion .ō vər .vent əl ā shən n HYPERVENTILATION * * * over·ven·ti·la·tion (o″vər ven″tĭ laґshən) hyperventilation …   Medical dictionary

  • overventilation — | ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun : excessively deep and rapid breathing; also : the physiological state resulting from such breathing …   Useful english dictionary

  • Hyperventilation — Overbreathing. Often due to anxiety. Overbreathing causes dizziness, lightheadedness, a sense of unsteadiness and tingling around the mouth and fingertips. Relief can be gotten by breathing in and out of a paper bag (to increase the level of… …   Medical dictionary

  • Infant respiratory distress syndrome — Classification and external resources ICD 10 P22 ICD 9 769 …   Wikipedia

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  • OV — • oculovestibular; • office visit; • oncovirus; • osteoid volume; • outflow volume; • ovalbumin; • ovary; • overventilation; • ovulation …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

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