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How can the renal system compensate for respiratory acidosis?

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Dr. Benjamin Nguyen
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In brief: HCO3 elimination

By excreting bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate).

In brief: HCO3 elimination

By excreting bicarbonate (sodium bicarbonate).
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