shock, such as passing out or feeling very dizzy, weak, or less alert.
If you witness a person become unconscious, call
911 or other emergency services and start
cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR). The emergency operator can coach you on
how to do CPR. For more information about CPR, see the Rescue Breathing
and Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation section of the topic
Dealing With Emergencies.
It is possible that the main title of the report Endocarditis, Infective is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the alternate name(s) and disorder subdivision(s) covered by this report.
If you have a fast-growing aortic aneurysm, you may be
referred to a vascular surgeon, who can evaluate your need for surgery.
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