semicoma


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semicoma

[¦sem·i′kō·mə]
(medicine)
A mildly or partially comatose state in which the patient can be roused and responds to strong stimuli with some purposeful movements.
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SEMIASEMIA partial asemia, loss of power to express, or understand, symbols or signs of thought, compare semicoma, semi-aphasia.
Siker et al showed that in pulmonary patients semicoma /coma was always seen with [P.sub.a]C[O.sub.2] above 130 mmHg and pH below 7.14 (2).
Adicion de un agente serotoninergico a un regimen establecido de tratamiento (o aumento de la dosis) con la presentacion de por lo menos 4 sintomas mayores o 3 mayores mas dos menores: Sintomas mentales (cognoscitivos y comportamentales) Mayores: Confusion, animo elevado, coma o semicoma Menores: agitacion, nerviosismo, insomnio Sintomas autonomicos Mayores: Fiebre, hiperhidrosis Menores: Taquicardia, taquipnea, disnea, diarrea, presion alta o baja Sintomas neurologicos Mayores: Mioclonus, temblor, escalofrios, rigidez, hiperreflexia Menores: Falta de coordinacion ,midriasis, acatisia 2.