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This is a gas composed on one carbon and two oxygen molecules. Very common byproduct of respiration in almost every animal.
Lab results: The lab results you mention, low creatinine high and egfr is low are consistent with a person with chronic kidney disease. The co2 in chronic kidney disease is not high and can be low. The high bun-creatinine ratio is suggestive of a dehydrated state. Please provide the actual numbers of the lab values you stated for a better answer. ...Read more
How does co2 laser resurfacing get rid of wrinkles and dark spots? I understand that the co2 laser damages the skin and forces it to heal itself. But i don't understand exactly how that gets rid of wrinkles and spots.
This : This is a good question. Total fx laser resurfacing (co2 laser) vaporizes the soft tissues of the face to eliminate/reduce sun spots, decrease and remove lines and wrinkles as well as reducing pore size. This is through the production of a controlled injury to the papillary dermis (upper dermis), after which replacement of damaged tissues with new healthy, compact collagen takes place. One also sees a more homogenous complexion of the skin tone (color) and the reduction of telangiectasias (small red capillaries) due to this injury and tissue replacement. Optimal results are seen over a 90 â€“ 120 day timeline. Be healthy and be well, james m. Ridgway, md. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Lets review your que: Red blood cells carry de-oxygenated blood (loaded with co2) into the lungs. In the lungs CO2 is displaced with O2, and is removed during exhalation ...Read more
Hi, I recently had blood work that indicated co2 at 31mmol/L and anion Gap at 7. Given that I'm slightly high co2 and low end Anion, do I have issue?
What is the difference between co2 fraxel and affirm active deep fx laser therapy? Which one works better for deep acne scars?
Equal: Fractional lasers use a laser beam that is delivered to the skin with a grid pattern. This leaves minute patches of untreated skin between laser spots. This allows faster healing with less risks. No laser is very effective against deep scars and are better for superficial scarring. Deeper scars may require surgical revision or dermabrasion. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is a protective cream applied before or after a co2 laser skin rejuvenating procedure? I would like to know whether a special protective cream is used as a measure against burns or bruising before or after co2 laser procedure. I tried anti-aging creams bu
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Is co2 laser treatment safe? Could the co2 laser cause too much damage that would end up scarring? Or could it damage my eyes if the doctor's hand slips?
Be careful: If the laser energy applied is too high, or too many passes are done over the same area, then scarring can occur. Eye protection is usually used to protect the patient. Always seek out an experienced practitioner. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
No: Something as simple as holding your breath during the draw can do this. If you have a serious acid-base / blood gas trouble, you'll know you're sick. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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