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What r the symptoms of CAD? MOM has chest pain, fatigue, and the problem is makes electrical shock in the rehion of heart it looks like a knife goes onit

What r the symptoms of CAD? MOM has chest pain, fatigue, and the problem is makes electrical shock in the rehion of heart it looks like a knife goes onit

CAD/ER: The classic symptoms of a heart attack include chest pain that feels like the pressure of "an elephant sitting on the chest", pain that radiates down the left arm and jaw, sweating, shortness of breath, and nausea. CAD includes chest pain and shortness of breath especially with exertion and fatigue. That having been said, women are known for having atypical symptoms. To ER. ...Read more

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Dr. William Walsh
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Shock (Definition)

A condition in which a person cannot circulate enough blood (carrying oxygen and nutrients) to the vital organs in the body. If shock persists, various parts of the body will stop working, and the person will die. Causes of shock include injuries, excessive bleeding, heart failure, infections, chemical imbalances, ...Read more


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What are some of the symptoms of shock?

What are some of the symptoms of shock?

Many: Feeling cold, clammy, and nauseated. Low blood pressure and rapid heartbeat. Can lead to feeling confused or faint. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of cardio genic shock?

What are symptoms of cardio genic shock?

Low blood pressure: Cardiogenic shock occurs following significant injury to the heart as with a heart attack, or after trauma, cardiac surgery using pump can result in cs. Low blood pressure, irregular cardiac rhythm, increased heart rate, low urine output, cyanosis, low oxygenation of blood, sweating are manifestations of shock. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of anaphylactoid shock?

What are the symptoms of anaphylactoid shock?

Anaphylactoid reacti: Anaphylactoid reactions cannot be distinguished from anaphylactic reactions by the clinical symptoms. The difference is solely in the mechanism by which allergic mediators (chemicals such as histamine) are released from blood mast cells. Anaphylactic reactions are caused by allergic antibody (ige). ...Read more

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Are fevers considered a symptom of emotional shock?

Are fevers considered a symptom of emotional shock?

Fever: This would be rather unusual, but not impossible, although I am not at all sure what you mean by "emotional shock". Generally psychiatric conditions in which fever occurs may have underlying organic illnesses as their cause. My advice would be to see an infectious diseases expert if the fever persists. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of shock?

Shock symptoms: & signs may include pale, weak, unresponsive, fast heartbeat, low blood pressure, decreased urine output, cool extremities, blue color of fingers, toes & even mouth. It is typically a life threatening condition that needs aggressive fluid resuscitation & treatment. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of shock from seeing something disturbing like mutilation and murder?

What are the symptoms of shock from seeing something disturbing like mutilation and murder?

Response to horror: I agree with dr. Rao about feeling shock, bewilderment, and fear when seeing something disturbing like mutilation and murder. The person also often feels helpless -- not able to do anything in the situation. Also, some have dissociative symptoms: numbness, detachment, decreased emotional responsiveness; reduced awareness of surroundings; derealization; depersonalization; sometimes amnesia too. ...Read more

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If I have symptoms of shock, would I be too weak to say I have shock?

If I have symptoms of shock, would I be too weak to say I have shock?

Possibly: There are many different causes of shock, and any organ system in the body can be affected. Mental status changes (often as a result of low blood pressure) are common. Some patients in shock are completely awake & alert, but many patients are lethargic and/or delirious, or even comatose. ...Read more

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I have a pain behind my head like a electrical shock. What could it be?

I have a pain behind my head like a electrical shock. What could it be?

Pain behind head?: I assume you mean pain in THE BACK of your head, not behind it. It could be nothing, but it also could be occipital neuralgia. This is usually diagnosed and treated by internists or neurologists. The diagnosis is entirely clinical (no tests are useful). This is just a guess. There's no substitute for a hands-on evaluation in a doctor's office. ...Read more

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What is causing an electrical shock feeling in my head, but no real pain?

Possible seizure: The shock you describe are neurons many of them firing at once. Normally, impulses propagate from neuron to neuron in an organized fashion to illicit a response. These neurons can be a part of the ANS which are impulses generated by the cortex whereas impulses from the lmn occur when you initiate an action such as writing. When too manry neurons fire uncoordinated at once may be your problem. ...Read more

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Electric shock symptoms?

Very safe: I do electro convulsive shock treatment/ect for treating mostly severe depression. It is a very safe treatment and has rare side effects... Headache or some body aches and pains etc. Some memory loss but it comes back. It is costly and does not last long, but can pull you out of severe depression for a year or so. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of hypovolemic shock?

What are the symptoms of hypovolemic shock?

Low bp: Hypovoemic shock is due to loss of circulating blood volume- may occur in severe dehydration, acute blood loss, severe sepsis. Symptoms/ signs are dizziness, fainting, low blood pressure. Treatment- fluids, blood or antibiotics etc depending on the cause. ...Read more

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What are the signs and symptoms of shock from bleeding?

Classes of shock: Shock from bleeding progresses from class 1 (least) to 4 (worst). Class 1: little or no symptoms; class 2: increased heart rate, mildly anxious; class 3: further increased heart rate, increased respiratory rate, decreased blood pressure, decreased urine output, anxious & confused; class 4: further increased heart rate/decreased blood pressure, no urine output, confused & lethargic. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of shock from a serious infection?

Lethargy & confusion: Severe sepsis/septic shock often causes lethargy and confusion. Many symptoms will be a result of the underlying infection; the most common infections causing septic shock are: pneumonia-shortness of breath, cough, chest and/or abdominal pain; uti-pain/burning on urination, abdominal pain; intra-abdominal infection-nausea, abdominal pain, diarrhea. ...Read more

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Symptoms of toxic shock syndrome?

Symptoms of toxic shock syndrome?

Toxic Shock: This is a very serious illness -- more information can be read here: http://www. Ncbi. Nlm. Nih. Gov/pubmedhealth/pmh0001676/. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of toxic shock syndrome?

Very sick: Usually fever, very high >102, rigors (not just chills like the flu), low blood pressure, low urine output. It progresses rapidly and can be life-threatening. It can come from an infection in the vagina that gets into the pelvis or from a rapidly spreading skin or soft tissue infection, that is extremely painful-not just a bit painful. Seek attention immediately. ...Read more

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Can burns be a symptom of electrical injury?

Can burns be a symptom of electrical injury?

Yes: Electrical injury can cause burns. These injuries are also known for having more severe damage than skin burns would indicate, particularly in the case of high voltage injury. ...Read more

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What causes electrical shock sensation in arm?

Shocks in arms: Lots of things could cause this, however the most common thing is neck pathology where the nerves travel down from the brain to to arms. If there is any narrowing or pinching of the nerves this could cause it. Be careful with your neck, it holds your head on. See your doctor for other causes that could present this way. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of toxic shock syndrome?

What are the symptoms of toxic shock syndrome?

Toxic Shock s.: Headaches, diarrhea, confusion, general ill-feeling, low blood pressure, high fever, muscle aches, redness of eye/mouth/throat, kidney/liver failure, nausea/vomiting, seizures, widespread red rash that looks like sunburn. ...Read more