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my brain had no oxygen - consequences, what to do?

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Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali answered
Psychiatry 32 years experience
Hypoxia: Not likely that your brain lacks oxygen & u r still alert.
Dr. Mazen Kherallah
Infectious Disease 34 years experience
Anoxic Brain Injury : Both glucose and oxygen are needed for brain metabolism and the brain cannot tolerate being without oxygen more than 5 minutes.

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