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acting or happening without apparent forethought, prompting, or planning

imitative reproduction, as of the style of another

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A pediatric case report of krait snakebite showing respiratory failure, areflexia, internal and external ophthalmoplegia, and loss of brain stem reflexes mimicking brain death was presented.
The major reason is that the GCS doesn't include brain stem reflexes and respiration patterns, which reflect the severity of coma," Dr.
Under the law, brain death can only be established on the basis of two tests that fulfill five legal criteria -- absence of brain activity, state of deep coma, absence of pupil dilation, loss of seven brain stem reflexes, and cessation of natural breathing.
Under the present law, brain death can be established only on the basis of two tests which fulfill five legal criteria-flat brain waves showing absence of brain activity, a state of deep coma, absence of pupil movement, the loss of seven brain stem reflexes, and cessation of natural breathing.
Brain death can be established only on the basis of two tests that fulfill five legal criteria -- absence of brain activity, state of deep coma, absence of pupil movement, loss of seven brain stem reflexes, and the cessation of natural breathing.