Metabolic coma

What is Metabolic coma?

Coma resulting from diffuse failure of neuronal metabolism, caused by such abnormalities as intrinsic disorders of neuron or glial cell metabolism, or extracerebral disorders that produce intoxication or electrolyte imbalances.

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Almost a month ago, my wife spent ~10 days in hospital caused (we think) by serotonin syndrome. She had low BP (56/38), bladder sepsis, acute renal failure...

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I would like to know if she continues...

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My Brother age 55 underwent a quad bypass 10 days ago. He is still not awake. Dr said surgery went well, but he had been diagnosed with cirrohsis...

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Liver has multifactorial roles to play in human body. It has so many functions in the body that all its actions...

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