Cianosis del lecho de la uña

La falta de oxígeno en la sangre causa una coloración azulada en la piel o membranas mucosas llamada cianosis. La mayoría de las veces la cianosis se presenta como resultado de una enfermedad cardíaca congénita, enfermedad pulmonar o como un evento terminal en casos como paro cardiopulmonar.Cianosis del lecho de la uña

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Last reviewed 4/21/2013 by David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, Bethanne Black, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.

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