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About mydriasis&cardiac asystole?
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Dr. Wojciech Skrzypiec
Internal Medicine - Pulmonary Critical Care
2 doctors agree
In brief: Could be serious
Cardiac asystole leads to cardiac arrest which if unsuccessful leads to death and mydriasis, if successful but prolong can lead to brain injury presenting with mydriasis.
It also could be transient secondary to Atropine which is used in asystole during cpr.

In brief: Could be serious
Cardiac asystole leads to cardiac arrest which if unsuccessful leads to death and mydriasis, if successful but prolong can lead to brain injury presenting with mydriasis.
It also could be transient secondary to Atropine which is used in asystole during cpr.
Dr. Wojciech Skrzypiec
Dr. Wojciech Skrzypiec
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Dr. Jay Bradley
Ophthalmology - LASIK Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: ? Question
Mydriasis and cardiac asystole both occur after death.
Otherwise I am not sure what you are asking.

In brief: ? Question
Mydriasis and cardiac asystole both occur after death.
Otherwise I am not sure what you are asking.
Dr. Jay Bradley
Dr. Jay Bradley
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