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What causes hard to awaken and shock? 3 possible conditions

See a list of possible causes in order from the most common to the least.

1

Septicemia

This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.

Septicemia is bacterial infection spread through the entire vascular system of the body. If untreated it can result in sepsis, a life-threatening inflammation.

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2

Meningococcemia

This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.

Meningococcemia is a bacterial infection that can lead to meningitis. Learn more about the symptoms.

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3

Thyroid Storm

This condition is considered a medical emergency. Urgent care may be required.

Thyroid storm is a life-threatening condition that results from undertreated or untreated hyperthyroidism. Persistent sweating is one possible sign of thyroid storm.

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This feature is for informational purposes only and should not be used to diagnose.
Please consult a healthcare professional if you have health concerns.
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