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Two years ago my PCP put me into ER due to dizziness, low bld pressure, severe hydration... Am 74yo looking for the climical term, of two words, on my paperwork which I no longer have.... Was given cpl of bags of water, ekg, auto bld pressure--released following afternoon

Doctor's Assistant: How long have you been dealing with this? Any other symptoms?

No, this was a one-time event two years ago; am staying hydrated and I'm good--just really need the term, scarry but was told it was severe dehydration...

Doctor's Assistant: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?

On meds for hypertension--lisinopril; atorvastatin for cholesterol, 81% aspirin...

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Doctor: Dr. Arun Phophalia, Doctor replied 7 months ago

Were you admitted for;

Hypovolemic shock

(caused by severe dehydration).

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