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My wife can walk for three feet and pass out what could be

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My wife can walk for three feet and pass out what could be causing this?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: yes and they do not know.
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the doctor should know?
Customer: no she has been hospitalized three times in the month of December. they checked her blood pressure in three positions, they gave her a brain scan and came up with nothing she is loosing a lot of weight.with a lot of nausea.
JA: Do you keep personal medical records to help track this?
Customer: i have the results from her hospital stay.
Submitted: 7 months ago.
Category: Neurology
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 7 months ago.

Hi there.
Thank you for your question.
I will be helping you out with your concerns today.
I am sorry to hear about your problem.

Expert:  Dr. SH replied 7 months ago.

Can you please upload the record of her hospital stay for me to have a look at.

Thank you

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I am sorry i am not computer savvy so i will let you go now....thanks
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 7 months ago.

If you want I can talk to you over the phone.

For that you would need to accept the additional services offer.

I will send you my email after you accept the premium services offer.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I am going to wait to see what her dr. says next week ...thanks ....if I pay you $40 she still will have to see a dr. here and I have to pay a co-pay.
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 7 months ago.

I have reduced to only 5 dollars so that I can try my level best to help you.

Customer: replied 7 months ago.
I appreciate that but i will wait.
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 7 months ago.

Ok that's fine.

I will give you the possible causes that may not have been considered in her case that need to be considered and ruled out:

1. TIA (transient ischemic attack) which is a condition where an artery in the brain temporarily gets blocked that can lead to fainting episodes.

2. Low levels of cortisol hormone in the body --- which can easily be tested for by doing a blood test for this particular hormone.

3. Heart arrhythmias --- she may require a holter monitor or an event monitor to have her heart rate and rhythm monitored as a problem with the heart rate and rhythm can also lead to such a problem.

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