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My friend has fainted 3 times. what could be wrong ?

My friend has fainted 3 times over the past 3 weeks, what could be wrong ?
Wed, 16 Dec 2009
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There could be many different causes for syncope. Common causes are lack of food and/or water (dehydration), or another cause could be Iron anaemia. It could also be the result of more serious issues, and as this has happened 3 times in one week, she really needs to see her GP so he can do blood work and if indicated, other appropriate tests.
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