Category: Syncope

Categories: Diseases

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Syncope, also known as fainting, is a loss of consciousness and muscle strength characterized by a fast onset, short duration, and spontaneous recovery. It is caused by a decrease in blood flow to the brain, usually from low blood pressure. There are sometimes symptoms before the loss of consciousness such as lightheadedness, sweating, pale skin, blurred vision, nausea, vomiting, or feeling warm. Syncope may also be associated with a short episode of muscle twitching. Source:Wikipedia


Person Profiles (16)

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1833 K├Ânigreich W├╝rttemberg, Deutscher Bund - 01 May 1901
28 Jan 1914 Lawrence, Tennessee, United States - 18 Aug 1924

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20 Jan 1866 Kedron Brook, Queensland (Australia) - 20 May 1942
abt 23 Sep 1828 Berwickshire, Scotland, United Kingdom - 07 Jul 1912
12 Aug 1885 Pietermaritzburg, Natal, South Africa - 08 Mar 1927

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08 Feb 1843 St George Hanover Square, London, England, United Kingdom - 14 Jul 1893

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abt 1826 County Fermanagh, Ireland - 06 Jan 1907

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30 Aug 1826 Market Drayton, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom - 06 Sep 1908 photo

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16 Mar 1905 Durban, Colony of Natal - 09 Jul 1907

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1830 Hockering, Norfolk, England, United Kingdom - 12 Apr 1909

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26 Feb 1890 Slane, County Meath, Ireland - 23 Sep 1900 photo

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abt 1871 Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom - 12 Mar 1915 photo
22 Jan 1864 Speake, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom - 22 Sep 1911 photo

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24 Feb 1905 Lemoenkloof, Fauresmith, Orange Free State, South Africa - 15 Jan 1907

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abt Aug 1865 Poland - 04 May 1933

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03 Sep 1834 47 Bishopsgate Street, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom - 25 May 1890




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