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I know of oxyhaemogloblin , the mixture of oxygen and haemoglobin , but carbon and haemoglobin combination is what's confusing

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  • $\begingroup$ Carbon and hemoglobin??? Hemoglobin is made of carbon and other elements; it doesn't transport it. Do you mean CO or CO2 perhaps? $\endgroup$ – anongoodnurse Feb 18 '16 at 1:06
  • $\begingroup$ Is there a name for it other than Deoxyhemoglobine? $\endgroup$ – AliceD Feb 18 '16 at 6:18
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I'm going to agree with the comment left by @anongoodnurse and assume you are looking for the terms that define CO2 + hemoglobin and CO + hemoglobin.

CO2 + hemoglobin = Carbaminohemoglobin

CO + hemoglobin = Carboxyhemoglobin

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