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Glossary for Syncopal episode

Medical terms related to Syncopal episode or mentioned in this section include:

  • Accentuated fall in systolic pressure: marked fall in the systolic pressure
  • Alcohol -- Teratogenic Agent: There is strong evidence to indicate that exposure to Alcohol during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
  • Allergic reaction: A hypersensitivity reaction produced by the body, which results in an exaggerated or inappropriate immune reaction to a particular substance.
  • Anaphylaxis: An immediate hypersensitivity reaction due to the exposure of a specific antigen to a sensitized individual
  • Anemia: Reduced red blood cells in the blood
  • Aortic stenosis: A condition which affects the aortic valve of the heart resulting in stenosis of the valve.
  • Automobile accidents injury: An injury caused by the mechanism of a car accident
  • Bleeding symptoms: Any type of bleeding symptoms.
  • Cardiac arrhythmia: The occurrence of an abnormal cardiac rhythm
  • Cardiac tamponade: Symptoms caused by compression of the heart due to the accumulation of blood or fluid in the space between the heart muscle and the membrane covering the heart.
  • Cardiogenic shock: an inadequate circulation of blood due to primary failure of the ventricles of the heart to function effectively
  • Cor Triatriatum: A rare congenital malformation where the heart has three atria instead of the normal two due to the presence of a separating membrane.
  • Dehydration: Loss and reduction in body water levels
  • Depressive symptoms: Inappropriate depressed mood.
  • Diabetes-like symptoms: Symptoms similar to those of diabetes
  • Diarrhea: Loose, soft, or watery stool.
  • Eisenmenger Syndrome: Increased lung blood pressure that can result from conditions such as a hole in the wall between the two heart chambers.
  • Emotional stress: A condition which occurs when a person is under stress affecting their emotions
  • Fatigue: Excessive tiredness or weakness.
  • Fear: Excessive feelings of fear.
  • HOCM: Hypertrophic obstructive cardiomyopathy
  • Heart arrhythmia: A condition which is characterized by an abnormality in the beat of a persons heart
  • Heart block: is a disease in the electrical system of the heart
  • Hypoperfusion state: decreased blood flow through an organ
  • Impaired circulation: various disorders can lead to poor circulation either generally or in particular areas of circulation
  • Inadequate intravascular pressure: refers to hypotension
  • Injury: Any damage inflicted in the body
  • Level of consciousness symptoms: Symptoms related to consciousness such as coma or loss of consciousness.
  • Myxedema: The most severe form of hypothyroidism characterized by swelling of extremities and face.
  • Parkinson's Disease: Degenerative brain condition characterised by tremor.
  • Pulmonary embolism: The occurrence of an embolism which blocks blood vessels in the lungs
  • Reduced intravascular pressure: occurs due to a decrease in the total volume of blood in the circulation
  • Seizures: Uncontrolled physical movements
  • Sick sinus syndrome: Heart rhythm disorder
  • Signs of circulatory collapse: various disorders can lead to poor circulation either generally or in particular areas of circulation
  • Snake bite: When a person is bitten by a snake
  • Syncopal episode in pregnancy: Syncopal episode in pregnancy is a brief loss of consciousness followed by a fall. This usually resolves once the person is horizontal with or without legs elevated.
  • Toxic Shock Syndrome: Severe immune reaction causing shock
  • Tricuspid stenosis:
  • Vasovagal syncope: common cause of fainting
  • Vomiting: Vomiting or retching symptoms.

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