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blood clot in brain survival rate

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
32 years experience Neurology
Depends : Several factors have bearing on the survival rate of evacuation of a hematoma - including size, location and age of the person as well as other co-mor ... Read More
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A 79-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Rhoads
37 years experience Family Medicine
Not enough info.: I'm so sorry she's ill! It is impossible to give you a precise answer, since we don't know the cause or extent of the damage, or her general conditio ... Read More
Dr. Dariush Saghafi
32 years experience Neurology
Embolic stroke: Very sorry that your grandmother suffered what sounds like an embolic stroke but it is impossible to know what her INDIVIDUAL CHANCE OF SURVIVAL is wi ... Read More
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
51 years experience Neurology
Guarded at best: In general, brain bleeding causes 60% death rate within the first yr, but all cases are different and survival does occur. Must state that most have ... Read More
Dr. Norma jo Waxman
32 years experience Family Medicine
Im so sorry: That is very sad. His survival chances and long term outcome depends on where the blood clot is, how much of his brain is effected, which part of the ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Hard to say: The pre-illness health, speed of recognition and early care all play into this status.The physicians at the bedside have a better access to the inform ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felix Brizuela
31 years experience Neurology
Limited: there are limited drugs available for fatigue. provigil and nuvigil safest and most reliable, but insurance companies hate these drugs for some reaso ... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Walter Husar
32 years experience Neurology
Blood Clot: I am not certain what question you are asking. I would need more information to answer your question -- symptoms, treatment, prognosis?
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
57 years experience Neurology
DEPENDS!: Depends on the site ,the size and the cause Also on associated conditions such as blood pressure. most hematomas clear in about a month or so
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
May be: It depends on what part of the brain is affected, how big the clot is, what caused the clot, and what treatment is being given?.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felix Brizuela
31 years experience Neurology
Normal life: they can live a normal life span providing that they survive the consequences of the clot. It is not always a time bomb.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Shayan Vyas
15 years experience Pediatric Critical Care
Interventional rad: I dont completely follow your questiob but many centers have Interventional Radiologist and/or interventional neurology - these are specialist who thr ... Read More

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