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What could cause a healthy seventeen year old boy to fall into a coma without any injury?

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Dr. William Singer
Pediatrics - Neurology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Several causes

among the possible causes - intracranial hemorrhage, outcome of status epilepticus, underlying metabolic disorder that was asymptomatic but was triggered.
In these situations one muct also consider toxins or effect of drugs.

In brief: Several causes

among the possible causes - intracranial hemorrhage, outcome of status epilepticus, underlying metabolic disorder that was asymptomatic but was triggered.
In these situations one muct also consider toxins or effect of drugs.
Dr. William Singer
Dr. William Singer
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David Escobar
Family Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: A Few Reasons

There could be several possibilities, including toxicity or an infectious disease process.

In brief: A Few Reasons

There could be several possibilities, including toxicity or an infectious disease process.
David Escobar
David Escobar
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Dr. Richard Pollard
Anesthesiology

In brief: See below

There are many possibilities for this problem, most concerning amongst them would be infection.
Other possibilities include bleeding and chemical use. A neurologist would be able to further help with this problem. I am sorry that i cannot be more helpful here.

In brief: See below

There are many possibilities for this problem, most concerning amongst them would be infection.
Other possibilities include bleeding and chemical use. A neurologist would be able to further help with this problem. I am sorry that i cannot be more helpful here.
Dr. Richard Pollard
Dr. Richard Pollard
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