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Re: Vaso Vagal episode in 14 month old boy?



Experienced same with my children son had two episodes before aged 2 and daughter had more like after effects as you described aged 3 5 and after fall at ice rink aged six. It appears to be genetic and only recently Katy daughter aged almost 17 had collapse in bathroom early morning and rushed to hospital as I did not know what was wrong. Diagnosed recently Vaso Vagal. Always healthy pair throughout their lives. Give plently of fluids and watch carefully at times of childhood high temps. Don't go without meals or snacks. now healthy almost 17 and son 18 at University. JUst WANT TO PASS ON THIS INFO TO HELP ALLEVIATE WORRY. Do not worry about this but keep safe

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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