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What do I need to know about caring for someone with stagnant anoxia?

Dr. Jeanne Morrison, PhD
Family Practitioner

Seek immediate medical attention if you are caring for someone with stagnant anoxia. Stagnant anoxia is a serious medical emergency usually requiring a dosage of 100% pure oxygen. Once your loved one has been stabilized, talk to their doctor about the causes of their condition to determine what more needs to be done.

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