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  1. What tests are done to determine the cause of syncope?
    The evaluation of a patient with syncope begins with a history and a physical examination by a physi...
     
  2. Can syncope be dangerous? Should everyone who faints see a doctor?
    Regardless of the cause of syncope, anyone who loses consciousness is at risk for injury as a result...
     
  3. What is vasovagal syncope?
    Vasovagal syncope is also called also neurocardiogenic,  vasodepressor or reflex mediated ...
     
  4. What are the symptoms of vasovagal syncope?
    The usual symptoms of vasovagal syncope are dizziness, sickness, sweating or blurring of vision befo...
     
  5. What Causes Syncope?
    There are many causes of syncope. Some are due to significant heart disease, others are less serious...
     
  6. What is syncope?
    Syncope is temporary loss of consciousness and posture, described as "fainting" or "passing out." It...