Carbon Monoxide Poisoning


The following pages, it is hoped, will convey information about the way CARBON MONOXIDE interferes with the normal functioning of the body, in action packed animations. It is said, "a picture conveys a thousand words". We believe a moving picture conveys a million words!

START HERE and see how Hemoglobin is loaded with oxygen, then in subsequent panels, see how CO prevents this from happening and how the resulting oxygen lack destroys body health, and can even cause death.

  • Oxygen Loading onto Hemoglobin

  • Carbon Monoxide Loading onto Hemoglobin

  • Oxygen Delivery to Organs & Tissues

  • Carbon Monoxide Interfers with Delivery to Organs & Tissues

    ...... last changed 12/25/99

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