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Specializing in Canine and Feline Neurology and Neurosurgery

shock

Condition where the tissues in the body do not receive enough oxygen and nutrients to allow the cells to function due to an acute derangement of circulatory control or loss of circulating fluid.  This can ultimately lead to cellular death and progress to organ failure, whole body failure and then death.

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