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Is hypoxia and hypoxemia talking about the same problem?

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Dr. James Cunnar
Family Medicine
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In brief: Yes

Hypoxia and hypoxemia are both words to describe low oxygen level in the blood.

In brief: Yes

Hypoxia and hypoxemia are both words to describe low oxygen level in the blood.
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