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what is the blood oxygen saturation levels are supposed to be after tetralogy of fallot

A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sunil Mehra
43 years experience Pulmonology
Low: Pts with tetrology of fallot have shunting of blood so they will have low oxygen saturations.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Oxygen sat curve: If you look at the p50 or oxygen saturation curve, anything above 90% is ok for the hemoglobin to unload as it gets into the tissues and supply them. ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience Rheumatology
Not usually: Not usually.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nestor Del rosario
33 years experience Addiction Medicine
Yes.: At your age chances of lack of circulation is unlikely unless there are preexisting conditions like diabetes or rheumatologic problems like sle, etc.. ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patrick Melder
26 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Lack of oxygen: When you stop breathing (apnea) oxygen and carbon dioxide do not exchange in the lungs. Oxygen drops (hypoxia) and co2 increase (hypercapnia)... Class ... Read More
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A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Hebert
28 years experience Pathology
Breath: Many things can cause you to feel short of breath. One of the most common is a panic attack. Are you prone to them? Other medical conditions such as ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. John Manzella
46 years experience Internal Medicine and Pediatrics
Lung & Heart Disease: Hypoxia (low oxygen saturations) are usually caused by lung disease (chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, asbestosis, pulmonary fibrosis, etc). Many ... Read More
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A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Pierre Moeser
Specializes in Rheumatology
No: No, there is no correlation.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregg Vagner
23 years experience Hand Surgery
Close to 100: The closer to 100, the better. Most consider optimal above 92.
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlo Hatem
24 years experience Pulmonary Critical Care
It can: Sepsis can cause acute inflammation and swelling in the lungs making it harder to breathe, and causing oxygen levels to drop. Compromised heart and ki ... Read More
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