Disease Information for Sudden death

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Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Anorexia nervosa
Patient/Cocaine addicted
Patient/Aortic stenosis
Patient/Arteriosclerotic heart disease
Patient/Cardiomyopathy
Patient/Mitral valve prolapse
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Class
CLASS/Systemic/no comment (category)
Process
PROCESS/Functional/physiologic (category)
PROCESS/Vegetative-Autonomic/Endocrine (category)
Definition

The abrupt cessation of all vital bodily functions, manifested by the permanent loss of total cerebral, respiratory, and cardiovascular functions.

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