Syncope – Causes, Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment and Ongoing care


Basics
Description

Transient loss of consciousness characterized by unresponsiveness, loss of postural tone, and spontaneous recovery usually caused from cerebral hypoxemia
System(s) affected: Cardiovascular; Nervous

Epidemiology
Incidence

Up to 20% of adults will have ≥1 episode by age 75; 1…

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