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    i got a couple of questions that needs enlightenment....


    1st is about central and peripheral hypoxia(or hypoxemia) i cant remember the term used by our instructor...
    my question is, would there be a possibility that a person will have central hypoxemia but no signs and symptoms of peripheral hypoxemia? (im looking for a pathophysiology if theres one)

    2nd, is pott's disease different from tuberculosis of the bones?

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    my first question arise from a question given by our instructor...

    (this is not quoted btw)
    patient X, is suffering from central hypoxemia, he's signs and symptoms would likely be
    a)lethargic
    b)Bluish tongue
    c)Bluish nail bed
    d) a and b

    the answer is d(as our instructor claimed) but im wondering how come a patient suffering
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    bump...

    how come a patient w/ central hypoxia is not suffering from peripheral hypoxia....
    kindly enlighten me... its been bugging me for a week now..


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