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How is syncope different from fainting?
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Dr. Barton Cook
Pediatrics - Cardiology
3 doctors agree
In brief: No difference
Syncope is commonly used in medical settings, while fainting is used in everyday language, both to mean the same thing.

In brief: No difference
Syncope is commonly used in medical settings, while fainting is used in everyday language, both to mean the same thing.
Dr. Barton Cook
Dr. Barton Cook
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Dr. Volkan Tuzcu
Pediatrics - Cardiology
In brief: Syncope
same thing

In brief: Syncope
same thing
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Dr. Volkan Tuzcu
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