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Dr Harbison said both women died from surgical shock and haemorrhaging due to multiple wounds.
Oxygen consumption and recovery from surgical shock in rats: a study on the efficacy of different plasma substitutes.
In the acute form the tube has burst, and it leads to very severe pain with surgical shock, which means a weak and rapid pulse, and extremely low blood pressure, and even fainting.