Brief resolved unexplained event

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What is brief resolved unexplained event?

A brief resolved unexplained event (BRUE) is an episode where an infant less than one turns blue, stops breathing, becomes unresponsive, or has a change in muscle tone. The event occurs suddenly and lasts about 30-60 seconds. An older term for this episode was apparent life-threatening event (ALTE).

Common symptoms reported by people with brief resolved unexplained event

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Treatments taken by people with brief resolved unexplained event

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Compare treatments taken by people with brief resolved unexplained event

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These charts show data from BRUE patients who have completed their condition history
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