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Vaso Vagol Synscope

From: Kathy


Oct. 2004 I went to the bathroom at 6 am. I woke up on the floor with a knot on my head. I was rushed to the hospital where my heart stopped 5 times for 30 secs. They put in a pacer. I started having near faining episodes. I just yesterday was diagnosed with vaso vagol. I nearly died. If they had not put in the pacer I would have. I don't know much about this cond. can someone please give me some advice. help!

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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