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  • adj. Of or relating to syncope.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Of or pertaining to syncope; resembling syncope.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or resembling syncope.


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  • A very high proportion of older children suffering from the graver neuroses, such as chorea, syncopal attacks, phobias, tics, and so forth, show defective physical development.

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  • The same vasomotor instability which shows itself in the tendency to syncopal attacks is apparent in many other ways.

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  • In some cases the symptoms seem to be associated with pressure on the blood vessels and nerves rather than on the air-passages, and in these there is distension of the veins and a tendency to syncopal attacks.

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  • Akshay S. D.sai, M.D., and William G. S.evenson, M.D. A 45-year-old white man was brought to the emergency room by emergency-medical-services personnel after a syncopal event.

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  • Small changes in QTc in terms of mean changes clinically, no events, no torsades, no sudden death, no syncopal episodes, nothing that even looks like a cardiovascular event Home Page

  • Family stated that she might have had a syncopal event and combined with the lethargy I convinced her to go. Top EMS News

  • If the patient is active immediately prior to the syncopal episode, consider obstructive causes. Top EMS News

  • Care for the syncopal patient includes the use of intravenous fluids if the patient is found to be hypovolemic. Top EMS News

  • A history or indication of anemia, cancer, sepsis or other shock condition may also cause a syncopal episode. Top EMS News

  • Because there seems to be syncopal reactions up until 15 minutes after vaccination, patients should be asked to lie down for 15 minutes after receipt of GARDASIL.

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