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Old 06-21-2011
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Vascular Loss of vasomotor tone!

Which of the following pattern is most consistent with severe loss of vasomotor tone?


CVP CO SVR SVO2
A. ↓ ↓ ↓ ↓

B. ↑ ↓ ↑ ↓

C. ↓ ↑ ↓ ↑

D. ↓ ↓ ↑ ↓
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i thnk C.......wats d answer??
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i'll go for C too assuming that vasomotor tone is arteriolar tone.....
shouldnt they specify in the question if its venodilation or arteriolar dilation.....
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Which of the following pattern is most consistent with severe loss of vasomotor tone?


CVP CO SVR SVO2
A. ↓ ↓ ↓ ↓

B. ↑ ↓ ↑ ↓

C. ↓ ↑ ↓ ↑

D. ↓ ↓ ↑ ↓

C. loss of vasomotor tone like in septic shock!
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