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CAUSES OF SYNCOPE

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CAUSES OF SYNCOPE

LOC resulting from cerebral anoxia.
1. Vasovagal syncope.
2. Orthostatic syncope.
3. Cardiac arrhythmia.
4. Situational syncope.
5. Seizure activity.
6. Emotional stress.
7. Metabolic cause - hypoglycemia.
8. LV obstruction.


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REFERENCES

1. Wilkinson, I. (2017). Oxford handbook of clinical medicine. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
2. Hannaman, R. A., Bullock, L., Hatchell, C. A., & Yoffe, M. (2016). Internal medicine review core curriculum, 2017-2018. CO Springs, CO: MedStudy.
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Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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