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Randi

My 10 year old son recently fainted. Right before the episode he complained of epigastric pain and then he fainted. He came to a minute later and still had the pain but not as bad. We gave him some water and a snack and he seemed to feel better. He was very tired the rest of the day. His doctor thinks it was a vagal response and doesnt think it was a seizure or heart related. I'm feeling very nervous and am wondering if further follow up is indicated.
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Did they do any testing on your son?  If you are not satisfied with the answer your doctor gave you, maybe you should get a second opinion?  
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