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Hypotension and syncope. See Bibliography, 5. 2. Parillo JE. Approach to the patient with shock. See Bibliography, 2. 2-K. 42 Electrolyte abnormality (especially potassium, calcium, magnesium) Hypothermia or hyperthermia Electric shock 37 38 Drowning Insect stings and bites Neurologic disorders • Stroke • Hemorrhage • Migraine • Seizure • Brainstem compression of any cause • Infection • Neoplasm Sudden infant death syndrome Liquid protein diet Modified fast diet programs References 1. Lerman BB.