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Case Studies :: Case Study 9

    A young man is found at the scene of an automobile accident in a state of emotional distress. He tells the paramedics that he feels dizzy, tingling in his fingertips, and does not remember what happened to his car. Respiratory rate is rapid at 34/minute.
    Which primary acid-base disturbance is the young man at risk for if medical attention is not provided?

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