Sudden and profound drop in blood pressure. Rapidly, this clinical condition can have serious consequences on the organs (kidneys, lungs, liver, ...).

Several types of shock can be distinguished:

  • septic shock, linked to a serious infection;
  • hemorrhagic shock, related to significant blood loss;
  • cardiogenic shock, related to a malfunction of the heart;
  • anaphylactic shock, related to a serious allergy