Understanding Cyanosis: Blue Skin Discoloration

ਸੈਂਟਰਲ ਸਾਇਆੋਨਾਸਿਸ, ਸੈਂਟਰਲ ਸਾਇਆੋਨਾਸਿਸ, ਸਿਨਾਈਸਿਸ ਸਿਨਾਈਸਿਸ, ਪੈਰੀਫਿਰਲ ਸਿਨਾਈਸਿਸ ਪੈਰੀਫਿਰਲ, ਸਿਨਾਈਸਿਸ, ਫਲੇਜਾਸਸੀਏ ਸੇਰੂਲਾ ਡੋਲਨਸ, ਰਯਨਾਊਦ ਦੀ ਘਟਨਾ
September 28, 2022

Cyanosis is the abnormal blue discoloration that occurs in the skin and mucous membrane by an increase in the deoxygenated hemoglobin levels to 5 g/dl. People with anemia do not develop Cyanosis until the oxygen saturation(SO2) has declined to lower levels than for a person with normal hemoglobin levels. People with polycythemia exhibit cyanosis at greater oxygen saturation levels, Cyanosis can be classified as either central or peripheral. Central cyanosis…

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Acute Respiratory Illness

September 15, 2016

What is an Upper Respiratory Infection An acute respiratory infection is an infection that affects your normal breathing pattern. It normally starts as a viral infection inside the nose, the trachea (windpipe) or even the lungs. If the infection is not treated effectively, it can spread to the entire respiratory system. There is some disagreement between the exact boundary between the upper and lower respiratory tract. However, the upper respiratory…

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Understanding Coronary Artery Disease

February 19, 2016

Coronary artery disease, CAD also knows as ischemic heart disease (IHD) is a group of diseases that included: unstable angina, stable angina, myocardial infarction and sudden coronary death. Coronary artery disease is considered a cardiovascular disease, which is the most common condition. A common symptom that individuals experience is chest pain and discomfort that can spread throughout the body, to the shoulder, neck, back, arm and even jaw. There are…

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