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What is Asphyxia?

What is Asphyxia?

  • Asphyxia: Inability to breath and suffocation.
  • Asphyxia: a condition in which insufficient or no oxygen and carbon dioxide are exchanged on a ventilatory basis; caused by choking or drowning or electric shock or poison gas.
    Source - WordNet 2.1

Asphyxia: Introduction

Types of Asphyxia:

Types of Asphyxia:

Broader types of Asphyxia:

How serious is Asphyxia?

Complications of Asphyxia: see complications of Asphyxia

What causes Asphyxia?

Causes of Asphyxia: see causes of Asphyxia
Risk factors for Asphyxia: see risk factors for Asphyxia

What are the symptoms of Asphyxia?

Symptoms of Asphyxia: see symptoms of Asphyxia

Complications of Asphyxia: see complications of Asphyxia

Can anyone else get Asphyxia?

More information: see contagiousness of Asphyxia
Inheritance: see inheritance of Asphyxia

Asphyxia: Testing

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Asphyxia.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Asphyxia: Emergency Medical Physician ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Asphyxia.
Treatments for Asphyxia: see treatments for Asphyxia
Research for Asphyxia: see research for Asphyxia

Name of Asphyxia

Main name of condition: Asphyxia

Asphyxia: Related Conditions

Research the causes of these diseases that are similar to, or related to, Asphyxia:


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