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Lawrenceburg, KY
A 48-year-old female asked:

My daughter is 14 and has had several fainting spells. no sz or heart problems per doctors.yesterday at school she fell straight back and had sz act.?

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Dr. John Garner
Cardiology 18 years experience
Seek Help: These are complex matters and run the gamut from pretty safe to quite dangerous. Her situation needs careful evaluation by a doctor skilled in diagnosis and treatment of "syncope." likely, a cardiologist (and in particular an electrophysiologist) and a neurologist may be involved. Seizures can follow heart problems or vice versa. There are many other possibilities; an in-person visit is needed.
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