laryngeal vertigo


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cough syncope

fainting as a result of a coughing spell, caused by persistent increased intrathoracic pressure diminishing venous return to the heart, thus lowering cardiac output; most often occurs in heavy-set male smokers who have chronic bronchitis.
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laryngeal vertigo

Fainting that occurs while coughing vigorously.
See also: vertigo
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