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What are the first signs of toxic shock syndrome?

What are the first signs of toxic shock syndrome?

Fever and rash: Fever, faint sunburn type rash which may not be noticed, sore throat, vomiting, diarrhea, lightheadedness, severe weakness, in ability to stand up, just feeling very sick. ...Read more

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Shock (Definition)

A condition in which a person cannot circulate enough blood (which carries oxygen and nutrients) to the vital organs in the body. If shock persists, various parts of the body will stop working, and ...Read more


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What is the classic sign of hemolysis during dialysis?

What is the classic sign of hemolysis during dialysis?

Watch for...: While I am not a nephrologist i understand that you should look for a falling crit line, severe pain, or a pink hue to the filtrate. There may be acute hypertension, shortness of breath, and generalized redness of the skin. All of these are indications that action should be taken immediately to remedy the situation. ...Read more

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What is the early signs of toxic shock syndrone?

What is the early signs of toxic shock syndrone?

Cill, fever ? pain: It starts as any bacterial infection but enters the blood stream rapidly. U are sick changing rapidly 4 the worse. Without IV antibiotics fast, you get 2 a stage of toxic shock and vital organs begin 2 shut down and death follows. So with any rapidly changing chill, fever, body aches that r increasing by the minutes 2 an hour, head 2 an er. ...Read more

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Is getting emotional out of the blue a early sign of pregnancy

Is getting emotional out of the blue a early sign of pregnancy

Not usually: Early signs of pregnancy include breast soreness, nausea/vomiting, needing to pee more often, and fatigue. If you're sexually active and worried about pregnancy, see your doctor to talk (confidentially if needed) about possible pregnancy. If you're not pregnant, talk about birth control options. There are many. ...Read more

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What are the first signs of hypovolemia?

What are the first signs of hypovolemia?

Shock ...: happens with hypovolemia. The earliest signs would be tachycardia (increased heart rate) and delayed peripheral capillary refill (when you squeeze your fingernails or toenails, the blanching turning back to pink takes more than 1-2 seconds). Hypotension (low blood pressure) would be a late sign and indicative of significant hypovolemia. Another sensitive sign is oliguria (reduced urine output). ...Read more

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What's the sign of impending death from end stage cirrhosis of the liver?

What's the sign of impending death from end stage cirrhosis of the liver?

Similar to signs: Seen in other deaths- shortness breadth, hepatic coma (jaundice ; swelling(ascites). ...Read more

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Is partial blackout the first sign of a migraine?

Is partial blackout the first sign of a migraine?

It is possible: Migraine is a serious and complex neurologic disorder. Unilateral throbbing headache, dizziness, weakness, visual disturbances, blurry vision, nausea, sensitivity to light or sound, paresthesias and even partial blackout may be present during the episodes. It is manageable condition. See your doctor for evaluation and professional management. ...Read more

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What are the first symptoms of toxic shock syndrome?

Fever, rash: Signs/symptoms of toxic shock include: fever (> 38.9 c/102 f), diffuse rash, low blood pressure, vomiting and/or diarrhea, muscle pain, kidney failure, jaundice, and confusion/disorientation. Toxic shock is a very serious problem and requires immediate medical attention. ...Read more

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What is the classic sign of hemolysis?

What is the classic sign of hemolysis?

Jaundice, dark urine: Commonly jaundice and dark urine can be seen in a patient having hemolysis. Other signs can be subtle such as increasing weakness, fatigue, shortness of breath etc. A hematologist can do the proper blood work to evaluate ongoing hemolysis. ...Read more

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Tachycardia is an early sign of low cardiac output that occurs because of what?

Tachycardia is an early sign of low cardiac output that occurs because of what?

Not necessarily: Tachycardia can happen for dozens if not hundreds of reasons, not necessarily just from low cardiac output. In fact, that may be the least likely cause. ...Read more

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What is the first signs of depression?

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What is the first signs of depression?

Early depression: Earliest signs of depression are changes from usual daily habits or routines, such as lacking interest in normally enjoyable daily routines or activities & feeling slowed down or lacking the energy or motivation, then other vegetative symptoms of depression follow. ...Read more

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What is the early warning signs of kidny failure?

What is the early  warning  signs of kidny failure?

Kidney failure: Many times there are no early signs. One sign to watch for is leg swelling and fluid retention. A blood test can detect poor kidney function. Consult a doctor. ...Read more

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What are the first obvious sign of pregnancy?

Missing period: While you may have swollen/tender breasts, or nausea, the most reliable sign of pregnancy is missing your period! ...Read more

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What are the first signs of a miscarriage?

What are the first signs of a miscarriage?

It could be: Bleeding, cramping, abdominal pain. Pls see your doctor if you have any symptoms that you are concerned about. ...Read more

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What are the signs of impending death with diabetes?

What are the signs of impending death with diabetes?

Anything: Diabetes effects every organ in your body and increase your overall risk of death. The most common immediate cause is cardiac. ...Read more

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What are the signs of a first period?

What are the signs of a first period?

Menarche: Menarche usually occurs between ages 11 & 13 in the us. Before the first period a girl may feel bloated, develop cramps in legs or abdomen & feel moody. ...Read more