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Symptom Checker

Step 4: Read and complete the decision guide to learn more about your symptoms.

Blacking Out, Fainting, or Loss of Consciousness

Certain situations demand emergency medical care.

Do any of the following apply to you?

- Chest pain or shortness of breath before or after you passed out

- Bloody or black stools

- Severe headache

- Recent blow to the head

- A heart condition

Yes, one of those applies to me.

No, none of those apply to me.

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