hypoxia

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oxygen deficiency causing a very strong drive to correct the deficiency

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The authors might have included a third group comprising of individuals who had nothing to do with aviation, for helicopter pilots are exposed to altitude hypoxia, affecting especially the right ventricle and pulmonary artery pressure.
Expression of fetal hemoglobin in adult humans exposed to high altitude hypoxia, Blood Cells Mol Dis.
The effects of telmisartan on 24-hour ambulatory blood pressure were measured under acute and prolonged exposure to high altitude hypoxia.
1983 "High altitude hypoxia, culture, and human fecundity/fertility: A comparative study," American Anthropologist 85:28-49.