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Related to hypovolemic shock: obstructive shock, distributive shock, cardiogenic shock, hemorrhagic shock
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|Noun||1.||hypovolemic shock - shock caused by severe blood or fluid loss|
shock - (pathology) bodily collapse or near collapse caused by inadequate oxygen delivery to the cells; characterized by reduced cardiac output and rapid heartbeat and circulatory insufficiency and pallor; "loss of blood is an important cause of shock"