cyanosis

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Related to Central cyanosis: Peripheral cyanosis
  • noun

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a bluish discoloration of the skin and mucous membranes

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Conclusively, history and physical examination findings should be evaluated carefully in patients with central cyanosis and nodular lesions in the lung.
Hemoglobin electrophoresis examined for central cyanosis was found to be normal, capillary oxygen saturation was measured to be 88% (in room air) and did not increase by having the patient inhale oxygen.
Central cyanosis and plethora develop with the onset of hypoxia.
Central cyanosis (blue lips/tongue) if no monitoring is available is even more serious
She had both peripheral and central cyanosis in the absence of clubbing.
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