Vaso-Vagal Discussion

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From: angie age35


istarted fainting aged9 then again 4yrs ago and the attacks have not stopped since.i had a mri scan which confirmed that my vagus nerve is trapped in the disc in my neck which r badly damaged i was told that they could,nt operate unless it was amatter of life and blood pressure d ropped so bad twice i ended up in hospital for afew hours .however its helped me to cope more knowing im not alone and theres other sufferers out there

This web site is not a substitute for a thorough medical evaluation and diagnosis of your vaso-vagal type symptoms.  Medical treatment and diagnosis is the only acceptable initial response to these serious symptoms since they might present from any number of life threatening and treatable illnesses. It is for you and your physician to rule out more serious illnesses; Please don't use this online forum as an alternative to getting responsible medical attention and being under the care of a physician for the duration of any unknown, suspected or dangerous vaso-vagal syndrome symptoms.
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