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Should I talk to my doctor about a coma?

A coma is a medical emergency. If you suspect that someone is falling into a coma, seek immediate medical attention. Gather all relevant information regarding the person's physical condition including previously diagnosed illness, injuries, medications, and lifestyle habits.

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How do I manage a coma on a daily basis?
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What is a coma?
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Does a coma affect children differently than adults?
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What is the difference between stupor and coma?
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