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Tilt Table test w/drugs and Long QT interval

From: CMS
Date: 1/12/00
Time: 3:30:44 AM
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I have a 14 yr. old daughter who was administered adreneline producing drugs during a portion of the tilt table test. Her ekg showed Long QT interval during that test. Has anyone else had this experience? She has had 3 episodes of syncope w/seizure in last 3 years. Thanks.

I was watching My Cousin Vinny and ...

From: Puddy


I was watching My Cousin Vinny and started to laugh real hard and then I passed out. This is the third time for me and once passed out from a coughing attack. Today the doctor said I may have vaso-vagal. It is strange but I passed out just laughing at my desk, once laughing in bed and then getting up quickly, once laughing in a chair watching tv and once just standing up coughing.

Has anyone else had these symptons. Thanks

Re: Interested in hearing peoples stories about passing out it pu...



Restaurants with open kitchens or propane table carts. Three times ambulances were called before I found out what it was. Biggest fear is getting paddles if they are not needed.

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