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    What is a synonym for "tension" as it is used when refering to "oxygen tension" in the cardiovascular system?

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    I've no idea, but I've e-mailed someone who will know. :D

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    Quote Originally Posted by James Borke
    What is a synonym for "tension" as it is used when refering to "oxygen tension" in the cardiovascular system?
    The best synonyms would be partial pressure of oxygen or pO2.

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    This web site is pretty easy to understand:

    http://www.nda.ox.ac.uk/wfsa/html/u12/u1203_01.htm

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