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Heroin overdose

Heroin overdose: Introduction

Heroin overdose: Heroin is an illegal and highly addictive recreational drug. Excessive doses of the drug can result in various symptoms and even death in severe cases. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Heroin overdose is available below.

Symptoms of Heroin overdose

Home Diagnostic Testing

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Heroin overdose: Complications

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Causes of Heroin overdose

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Heroin overdose: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Heroin overdose

Undiagnosed stroke leads to misdiagnosed aphasia: BBC News UK reported on a man who had been institutionalized and treated for mental illness because he suffered from sudden inability to speak. This was initially misdiagnosed more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, more »

ADHD under-diagnosed in adults: Although the over-diagnoses of ADHD in children is a well-known controversy, the reverse side related to adults. Some adults can remain undiagnosed, more »

Bipolar disorder misdiagosed as various conditions by primary physicians: Bipolar disorder (manic-depressive disorder) often fails to be diagnosed correctly more »

Eating disorders under-diagnosed in men: The typical patient with an eating disorder is female. The result is that men with eating disorders often fail to be diagnosed more »

Depression undiagnosed in teenagers: Serious bouts of depression can be undiagnosed in teenagers. The "normal" moodiness of teenagers can more »

Undiagnosed anxiety disorders related to depression: Patients with depression (see symptoms of depression) may also have undiagnosed anxiety disorders (see symptoms of more »

Heroin overdose: Research Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Heroin overdose

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Heroin overdose: Rare Types

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Heroin overdose

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Prognosis for Heroin overdose

Prognosis for Heroin overdose: Prognosis varies depending on the severity of the overdose. Prognosis can be improved by prompt treatment.

Research about Heroin overdose

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Heroin overdose: Broader Related Topics

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More information about Heroin overdose

  1. Heroin overdose: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Complications
  9. Prognosis

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