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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
Unconsciousness +     
Coma +   
A profound state of unconsciousness associated with depressed cerebral activity from which the individual cannot be aroused. Coma generally occurs when there is dysfunction or injury involving both cerebral hemispheres or the brain stem RETICULAR FORMATION.
Persistent Vegetative State 
Stupor  
Syncope +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: comas ;   comatose ;   pseudocoma ;   pseudocomas
Primary IDs: MESH:D003128
Definition Sources: MESH:D003128

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