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|Spanish to English translations [PRO]|
Medical - Medical (general)
|Spanish term or phrase: Pco2, p O2, Bic, EB|
|Abbreviations taken from a GAB - a blood gas analysis, I believe.|
The results show:
pH 7.51, Pco2 27.6, p O2, 66.9, Bic 22, EB 0.6 Sat de O2 94.7%
The first and the last one are clear enough, but what are all the middle ones?
|pCO2, pO2, HCO3, BE|
pCO2 and pO2 are the partial pressures of carbon dioxide and oxygen, bic = bicarbonate, which is often indicated by HCO3, BE is the base excess (exceso de base), a measure of the buffering capacity of the blood
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