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Fainting (Syncope) | The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia


Jun 3, 2013 ... Learn about what causes fainting (syncope) in children and teenagers, whether it may be a sign of a dangerous medical condition and what to ...

Fainting (“Syncope”) in Children | Phoenix Children's Hospital Heart ...


In layman's terms, syncope is commonly called fainting or “passing out.” If a child is about to faint, he or she will feel dizzy, lightheaded or nauseous. The child's ...

Dizziness and Fainting Spells - HealthyChildren.org


head-neck-nervous-system~American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) discusses dizziness and fainting spells in children.

Understanding Fainting -- the Basics - WebMD


Mar 4, 2015 ... Understand the basics of fainting from the experts at WebMD. ... It is most common in children and young adults. A vasovagal attack happens ...

Fainting (Syncope) in Children & Teenagers | Cincinnati Children's ...


Find causes & treatment information for fainting (syncope) in Cincinnati Children's Heart Encyclopedia.

Childhood Fainting Rarely Cause for Alarm - KidsGrowth


The next most frequent cause of fainting is known as postural or orthostatic hypotension. It occurs when children get up quickly from a prone position or stand in ...

Reflex syncope in children and adolescents


This article will address the epidemiology of reflex syncope in children and ... Frequency of the complaint of fainting as a reason for visiting a general practitioner ...

My Child Just Fainted: No Big Deal or Sudden-Death Warning?


Until March 1999, I was a happy mother of two boys, working as a firefighter/EMT- I at an industrial plant in North Dakota.

Fainting - Causes - NHS Choices


Nov 4, 2014 ... Fainting (syncope) is caused by a temporary reduction in blood flow to the ... The child will often open their mouth as if they're going to cry, but ...

When a child faints or passes out -- what could be the cause ...


Feb 6, 2009 ... My niece is 12. On about three or four occasions over the last year or two, she has passed out or fainted. Once was on the softball field; once ...

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Fainting - AboutKidsHealth


A child can faint for a number of possible reasons. The most common cause of fainting is a temporary drop in blood pressure. Fainting because of low blood ...

When Children Faint – Non-cardiovascular Syncope: Causes and ...


When Children Faint _ Non-cardiovascular Syncope: Causes&Treatment .... brady: What tests will my child have to find the cause of her fainting attacks?

Fainting - KidsHealth


Fainting is pretty common in teens. The good news is that most of the time it's not a sign of something serious.