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raised 2,3 DPG

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A raised 2,3 DPG occurs under conditions of relatively increased anaerobic respiration; ie hypoxia. It is also increased by chronic anaemia.

It has the effect of shifting the oxygen haemoglobin curve to the right, thus causing oxygen dissociation.

Last reviewed 10/2020

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