Did I cheat death?

I was running alone in the mountains when I suddenly broke out in hives, swollen face, dizziness, fainting and unconsciousness. I laid on the ground for about an hour going in and out of consciousness and thinking I was dead. Then suddenly the hives started going away and I was able to walk to my car and drive... show more I was running alone in the mountains when I suddenly broke out in hives, swollen face, dizziness, fainting and unconsciousness. I laid on the ground for about an hour going in and out of consciousness and thinking I was dead. Then suddenly the hives started going away and I was able to walk to my car and drive home. Apparently I went into anaphylactic shock and could've died since I wasn't carry an Epipen.

So did I cheat death??
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