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Cerebral Hypoxia

Hi, what test can say whether the brain is receiving the correct amount of oxygen? Thanks
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When you go in to the doc office and they put that little clip looking thing on your finger? That is measuring the oxygen in your blood. There is also a blood test - blood gases (which also covers other disorders too).

The finger clip thing is most common as far as I know but I am a layman - but my father in law is right now having low O2 and that is the test they do all the time.
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