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Plasma Total Carbon Dioxide

The total CO2 content is a surrugate for serum bicarbonate levels. The measure includes serum bicarbonate (which accounts for about 95% of tatal CO2) and other forms of carbon dioxide (i.e., dissolved CO2 and carbonic acid).[1]

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