Our Shock (Medical) Main Article provides a comprehensive look at the who, what, when and how of Shock (Medical)

Definition of Shock, primary

Shock, primary: Sudden loss of blood pressure resulting in shock due to pain, fear, and other reactions experienced immediately after a severe injury.


Last Editorial Review: 6/14/2012

Search MedTerms:



Back to MedTerms online medical dictionary A-Z List
Pill Identifier Tool

Need help identifying pills and medications?
Use the pill finder tool on RxList.