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1

pH low, CO2 High, HCO3 Normal =

Respiratory Acidosis

2

What is compensation for respiratory acidosis?

Increased HCO3

3

pH low, CO2 Normal, HCO3 low - what is it?

Metabolic Acidosis

4

What is the compensation for metabolic acidosis?

Decreased CO2

5

pH high, CO2 low, HCO3 normal...what is it?

Respiratory Alkalosis

6

What is the compensation for respiratory alkalosis?

Decreased HCO3

7

pH high, CO2 normal, HCO3 high..what is it?

Metabolic Alkalosis

8

What is the compensation for metabolic alkalosis?

Increased CO2