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Coma

Coma, state of unconsciousness from which a person cannot be roused by sensory stimulation. Body functions continue but may be impaired, depending on the cause of the coma. Poisoning, head injury, diabetes, and brain dysfunctions (including strokes) are the most common causes.

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