Table 4Values and changes in variables for Fick's principle analysis of hypoxia

TYPE OF HYPOXIA[O2]a (vol %)[O2]v (vol %)C.O. (l/min)VO2 (ml/min)
Normoxia20155250
StagnantNormalNormal
HypoxicNormal
AnemicNormal or ↑Normal
HistotoxicNormalNormal

From: Chapter 7, Oxygen Transport in Normal and Pathological Situations: Defects and Compensations

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