Types of Medical Emergency Conditions

Some of the items high on the list of medical emergency conditions include the various types of trauma:

Extreme signs of an impending loss of life include:

Common childhood emergencies include:

Cardiac Emergencies: Numerous conditions of the heart and related arteries can be a medical emergency:

Respiratory Conditions: Emergencies of the breathing system include:

Brain Conditions: Numerous conditions affecting the brain can be rapidly life-threatening:

Digestive Conditions: Life-threatening disorders of the digestive tract include:

Other Conditions: Other life-threatening conditions include:

Non-Fatal Medical Emergencies: There are a number of medical emergencies that are not life-threatening emergencies, but are nevertheless emergencies to prevent permanent damage. They might be limb-threatening, vision-threatening, or some other disability. Examples include:

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