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Respiratory acidosis in the elderly

Respiratory acidosis (acerbic acid) is often caused by CO2 retention. The compensatory effect of kidney is not very significant in the acute phase. The bicarbonate buffer system does not work. So the acidosis is progresses rapidly and can reach the severity within * 10 minutes. * CO2 is easy to enter cells, resulting in intracellular acidosis. If not corrected in time, the mortality is very high. Its main feature is the increase of plasma PaCO2 and the compensatory increase of HCO3 - level in chronic phase.

Symptoms

Hypothyroid heart disease in the elderly

Anaerobic pneumonia in the elderly

Bacillus melioides pneumonia

Elderly acute respiratory distress syndrome

Pulmonary embolism in the elderly

Lacunar infarction in the elderly

Hyperthyroid heart disease in the elderly

Senile positive bacilli pneumonia

Pneumonoid pleural effusion

Pulmonary heart disease in the elderly

Interstitial pneumonia in the elderly

Elderly ischemic cardiomyopathy

Hospital acquired pneumonia of the elderly

Lipoid pneumonia

Sarcoidosis of the elderly

Papillary muscle dysfunction and rupture in the elderly

Superior vena cava compression syndrome in the elderly

Chronic bronchitis in the elderly

Senile cardiocerebral syndrome

Ventricular premature contraction in the elderly

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