How to use Asphyxiation in a sentence
The partial asphyxiation or suffocation stimulates the protoplasm to set up a new and perhaps supplementary series of decompositions, which result in the liberation of energy just as do those of the respiratory process.
When this happens, they may die of asphyxiation.
The problem with this is that the person could go into a coma, and this means he or she could die due to asphyxiation (choking on vomit).
They are also more susceptible to fire-related asphyxiation, as well as more prone to burns than adults.
With prolonged asphyxia, brain, heart, kidney, and lung damage can result and also death, if the asphyxiation lasts longer than 10 minutes.Advertisement
Paralysis moves down the body, and when the respiratory muscles are paralyzed, death can result from asphyxiation.
This candid shot from 1977 captures Bonham in his prime jut three years before his untimely death from asphyxiation following an alcohol binge.
At private parties, oxygen tanks are rarely supplied, and people have died of asphyxiation by breathing straight nitrous oxide through face masks.
Aphides are provided with a mealy skin, which does not allow water to be attached to it, and thus insecticides for destroying them contain soft soap, which fixes the solution to the skin; paraffin is added to corrode the skin, and the up the breathing pores and so produces asphyxiation.
Asphyxiation is apparent from shortness of breath and blue-gray or cherry-red skin color.Advertisement
It may lead to an incipient asphyxiation, as the supply of oxygen may be greatly interfered with and the escape of carbon dioxide may be almost stopped.
Baha Mousa, the son of an Iraqi police colonel, died of asphyxiation.
The result is headache, nausea, convulsions, and finally death by asphyxiation.