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vaso vagal episode



42 y/o female: recent diagnosis from doctor's follow up after a trip to ER (symptoms included immediate need to lay down or fall down, drop in blood pressure and heart rate, feeling of nausea, slight tingling in arm, unable to present thoughts or speech clearly, unable to focus clearly, tightening of jaw. Episode lasted an hour, at most.

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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