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Can doctor find out if a person is a co2 retainer using an abg?

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Dr. John Weeks
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In brief: Yes

If the pco2 is elevated on the abg, that would be consistent with being a co2 retainer.

In brief: Yes

If the pco2 is elevated on the abg, that would be consistent with being a co2 retainer.
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