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What could the reason be for multiple elevated co 2 blood tests results?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics 47 years experience
Balance: The blood co2 level is a component subject to change based on the dynamics of ventilation. Reduced ventilation leads co2 levels to rise while increasing ventilation will cause it to fall.

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