surgical shock


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surgical shock

Shock following operations and including traumatic shock.
See: traumatic shock
See also: shock
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Oxygen consumption and recovery from surgical shock in rats: a study on the efficacy of different plasma substitutes.
By minute six, we were taxiing for takeoff to our pickup zone, the Surgical Shock Trauma Platoon Hospital (SSTP), located at the other side of our camp.
In the acute form the tube has burst, and it leads to very severe pain with surgical shock, which means a weak and rapid pulse, and extremely low blood pressure, and even fainting.