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What is the difference between fainting and unconscious?

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Dr. Mark Gabelman
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: Rectangle/square

When one faints , they become unconscious (not responsive to their surroundings) usually temporarily.
When one is unconscious, they may remain so for seconds, minutes or a prolonged period of time.

In brief: Rectangle/square

When one faints , they become unconscious (not responsive to their surroundings) usually temporarily.
When one is unconscious, they may remain so for seconds, minutes or a prolonged period of time.
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